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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 08:00:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 46' ||South|
|Longitude: ||144° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.25 meters/second, 1552.5 km/hour, 964.7 miles/hour or 838.3 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' 25.2"||16.08 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.17 mi||north||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 10.6"||964.57 mi||west||0° 08' 41.7"||9.96 mi||north||964.94 mi|
|24 hours||13° 40' 43.5"||915.03 mi||east||3° 52' 52.5"||266.82 mi||north||960.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sun 10:00 PM||614 km||381 miles||331 nm|| WSW|
|Taiohae||Sun 10:30 PM||845 km||525 miles||457 nm|| NE|
|Rarotonga||Sun 10:00 PM||1759 km||1093 miles||950 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Midnight Sun-Mon||1895 km||1177 miles||1023 nm|| SE|
|Kiritimati||Mon 10:00 PM||2315 km||1438 miles||1250 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sun 9:00 PM||2737 km||1700 miles||1478 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Mon 9:00 PM||2932 km||1822 miles||1583 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Mon 9:00 PM||2959 km||1839 miles||1598 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Mon 9:00 PM||3312 km||2058 miles||1788 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Sun 8:00 PM||3881 km||2411 miles||2095 nm|| WNW|
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