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 09:20:00 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: 90%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||177° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.73 meters/second, 1529.0 km/hour, 950.1 miles/hour or 825.6 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"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||north||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 12.2"||949.93 mi||west||0° 06' 09.5"||7.06 mi||north||950.22 mi|
|24 hours||14° 08' 05.1"||932.22 mi||east||2° 59' 46.4"||206.04 mi||north||961.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Suva||Sun 9:20 PM||389 km||242 miles||210 nm|| W|
|Neiafu||Sun 10:20 PM||437 km||271 miles||236 nm|| ESE|
|Pangai||Sun 10:20 PM||453 km||282 miles||245 nm|| SE|
|Lautoka||Sun 9:20 PM||487 km||303 miles||263 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sun 10:20 PM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm|| SE|
|Nadi||Sun 9:20 PM||492 km||306 miles||266 nm|| W|
|Mata-Utu||Sun 9:20 PM||510 km||317 miles||275 nm|| NNE|
|Salelologa (Savai'i)||Sun 10:20 PM||747 km||464 miles||403 nm|| NE|
|Apia||Sun 10:20 PM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm|| ENE|
|Pago Pago||Sat 10:20 PM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm|| ENE|
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