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 09:50:00 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 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||174° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.86 meters/second, 1529.5 km/hour, 950.4 miles/hour or 825.9 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' 06.1"||0.12 mi||north||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 13.0"||950.21 mi||west||0° 06' 13.3"||7.13 mi||north||950.51 mi|
|24 hours||345° 52' 26.1"||931.91 mi||west||3° 01' 06.7"||207.57 mi||north||961.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nadi||Sun 9:50 PM||274 km||171 miles||148 nm|| E|
|Lautoka||Sun 9:50 PM||277 km||172 miles||150 nm|| E|
|Suva||Sun 9:50 PM||385 km||240 miles||208 nm|| E|
|Port Vila||Sun 8:50 PM||693 km||431 miles||374 nm|| W|
|Luganville||Sun 8:50 PM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm|| WNW|
|Noumea||Sun 8:50 PM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Sun 9:50 PM||1103 km||685 miles||596 nm|| NNE|
|Nukualofa||Sun 10:50 PM||1120 km||696 miles||605 nm|| ESE|
|Apia||Sun 10:50 PM||1491 km||927 miles||805 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Sat 10:50 PM||1619 km||1006 miles||874 nm|| E|
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