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 08:30:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||151° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.41 meters/second, 1553.1 km/hour, 965.0 miles/hour or 838.6 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' 25.2"||16.08 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 12.1"||964.92 mi||west||0° 08' 44.5"||10.02 mi||north||965.29 mi|
|24 hours||13° 40' 03.4"||914.59 mi||east||3° 53' 51.6"||267.95 mi||north||960.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sun 10:30 PM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Sun 10:30 PM||1112 km||691 miles||600 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 10:30 PM||1931 km||1200 miles||1043 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Sun 9:30 PM||1988 km||1235 miles||1074 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Mon 9:30 PM||2156 km||1340 miles||1164 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Mon 9:30 PM||2195 km||1364 miles||1185 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Mon 12:30 AM||2541 km||1579 miles||1372 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Mon 9:30 PM||2576 km||1601 miles||1391 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Sun 8:30 PM||3177 km||1974 miles||1716 nm|| WNW|
|Suva||Mon 8:30 PM||3199 km||1988 miles||1727 nm|| W|
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