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 08:20:00 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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||163° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.48 meters/second, 1528.1 km/hour, 949.5 miles/hour or 825.1 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' 24.2"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||north||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 10.1"||949.36 mi||west||0° 06' 02.1"||6.92 mi||north||949.65 mi|
|24 hours||14° 09' 06.4"||932.82 mi||east||2° 57' 05.0"||202.96 mi||north||961.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Sat 10:20 PM||559 km||347 miles||302 nm|| SE|
|Alofi||Sat 9:20 PM||690 km||429 miles||373 nm|| WSW|
|Pago Pago||Sat 9:20 PM||853 km||530 miles||461 nm|| WNW|
|Apia||Sun 9:20 PM||978 km||608 miles||528 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 9:20 PM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 9:20 PM||1282 km||796 miles||692 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Sat 10:20 PM||1484 km||922 miles||801 nm|| E|
|Suva||Sun 8:20 PM||1910 km||1187 miles||1031 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sun 8:20 PM||2123 km||1319 miles||1147 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 10:20 PM||2266 km||1408 miles||1224 nm|| NNE|
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