Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 89%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||161° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.44 meters/second, 1528.0 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 24.1"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||north||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 09.8"||949.27 mi||west||0° 06' 00.9"||6.89 mi||north||949.56 mi|
|24 hours||14° 09' 16.4"||932.92 mi||east||2° 56' 37.8"||202.44 mi||north||961.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Sat 10:10 PM||418 km||260 miles||226 nm|| SSE|
|Alofi||Sat 9:10 PM||939 km||583 miles||507 nm|| W|
|Apia||Sun 9:10 PM||1215 km||755 miles||656 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Sat 10:10 PM||1229 km||764 miles||664 nm|| E|
|Fakaofo||Sun 9:10 PM||1427 km||887 miles||771 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 9:10 PM||1524 km||947 miles||823 nm|| WSW|
|Suva||Sun 8:10 PM||2164 km||1344 miles||1168 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sun 10:10 PM||2203 km||1369 miles||1190 nm|| NNE|
|Funafuti||Sun 8:10 PM||2356 km||1464 miles||1272 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Sat 8:10 PM||2595 km||1612 miles||1401 nm|| NW|
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