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 08:40:00 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 08:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||154° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.46 meters/second, 1553.3 km/hour, 965.2 miles/hour or 838.7 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' 25.2"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 12.6"||965.03 mi||west||0° 08' 45.5"||10.04 mi||north||965.40 mi|
|24 hours||13° 39' 50.2"||914.44 mi||east||3° 54' 11.1"||268.32 mi||north||960.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sun 10:40 PM||588 km||366 miles||318 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Sun 10:40 PM||935 km||581 miles||505 nm|| SW|
|Alofi||Sun 9:40 PM||1742 km||1082 miles||941 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 10:40 PM||1862 km||1157 miles||1005 nm|| N|
|Apia||Mon 9:40 PM||1897 km||1179 miles||1025 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Mon 9:40 PM||1944 km||1208 miles||1050 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 9:40 PM||2334 km||1450 miles||1260 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Mon 12:40 AM||2768 km||1720 miles||1494 nm|| ESE|
|Suva||Mon 8:40 PM||2946 km||1830 miles||1591 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Sun 8:40 PM||2953 km||1835 miles||1594 nm|| WNW|
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