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 08:50:00 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: 90%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 08:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||170° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.61 meters/second, 1528.6 km/hour, 949.8 miles/hour or 825.4 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"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||north||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 11.1"||949.64 mi||west||0° 06' 05.8"||6.99 mi||north||949.94 mi|
|24 hours||14° 08' 35.8"||932.52 mi||east||2° 58' 25.9"||204.50 mi||north||961.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Sat 9:50 PM||181 km||112 miles||98 nm|| SSE|
|Neiafu||Sun 9:50 PM||360 km||224 miles||195 nm|| WSW|
|Pago Pago||Sat 9:50 PM||371 km||231 miles||201 nm|| N|
|Apia||Sun 9:50 PM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm|| NNW|
|Pangai||Sun 9:50 PM||450 km||280 miles||243 nm|| WSW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i)||Sun 9:50 PM||458 km||285 miles||247 nm|| NNW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 9:50 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 9:50 PM||915 km||569 miles||494 nm|| N|
|Suva||Sun 8:50 PM||1148 km||714 miles||620 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Sat 10:50 PM||1219 km||758 miles||658 nm|| ESE|
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