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 08:20:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||149° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.36 meters/second, 1552.9 km/hour, 964.9 miles/hour or 838.5 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' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 11.5"||964.80 mi||west||0° 08' 43.5"||10.00 mi||north||965.17 mi|
|24 hours||13° 40' 16.8"||914.73 mi||east||3° 53' 32.0"||267.58 mi||north||960.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sun 10:20 PM||312 km||194 miles||168 nm|| S|
|Rarotonga||Sun 10:20 PM||1314 km||816 miles||709 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 10:20 PM||2032 km||1263 miles||1097 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Sun 9:20 PM||2237 km||1390 miles||1208 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Mon 12:20 AM||2318 km||1440 miles||1252 nm|| ESE|
|Apia||Mon 9:20 PM||2415 km||1501 miles||1304 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Mon 9:20 PM||2449 km||1522 miles||1322 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 9:20 PM||2820 km||1752 miles||1523 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Sun 8:20 PM||3407 km||2117 miles||1840 nm|| WNW|
|Suva||Mon 8:20 PM||3453 km||2146 miles||1864 nm|| W|
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