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 09:00:00 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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||173° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.65 meters/second, 1528.7 km/hour, 949.9 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' 11.5"||949.74 mi||west||0° 06' 07.1"||7.01 mi||north||950.03 mi|
|24 hours||14° 08' 25.6"||932.42 mi||east||2° 58' 52.9"||205.01 mi||north||961.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Neiafu||Sun 10:00 PM||145 km||90 miles||78 nm|| SW|
|Pangai||Sun 10:00 PM||275 km||171 miles||148 nm|| SSW|
|Alofi||Sat 10:00 PM||377 km||235 miles||204 nm|| ESE|
|Salelologa (Savai'i)||Sun 10:00 PM||440 km||273 miles||237 nm|| NNE|
|Apia||Sun 10:00 PM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm|| NNE|
|Nukualofa||Sun 10:00 PM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm|| SSW|
|Pago Pago||Sat 10:00 PM||453 km||282 miles||245 nm|| NE|
|Mata-Utu||Sun 9:00 PM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm|| NW|
|Suva||Sun 9:00 PM||895 km||556 miles||483 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 10:00 PM||935 km||581 miles||505 nm|| NNE|
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