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 09:30:00 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 09:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||179° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.77 meters/second, 1529.2 km/hour, 950.2 miles/hour or 825.7 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' 12.4"||950.02 mi||west||0° 06' 10.7"||7.08 mi||north||950.32 mi|
|24 hours||345° 52' 05.3"||932.12 mi||west||3° 00' 13.2"||206.55 mi||north||961.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Suva||Sun 9:30 PM||144 km||90 miles||78 nm|| WSW|
|Lautoka||Sun 9:30 PM||233 km||145 miles||126 nm|| W|
|Nadi||Sun 9:30 PM||238 km||148 miles||129 nm|| W|
|Mata-Utu||Sun 9:30 PM||651 km||404 miles||351 nm|| NE|
|Nukualofa||Sun 10:30 PM||671 km||417 miles||362 nm|| SE|
|Pangai||Sun 10:30 PM||680 km||423 miles||367 nm|| ESE|
|Neiafu||Sun 10:30 PM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Sun 9:30 PM||1001 km||622 miles||541 nm|| N|
|Apia||Sun 10:30 PM||1008 km||626 miles||544 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Sat 10:30 PM||1115 km||693 miles||602 nm|| E|
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