Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 7:44:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.52 meters/second, 1578.7 km/hour, 980.9 miles/hour or 852.4 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' 26.4"||16.35 mi||West||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||North||16.35 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 29.7"||980.81 mi||West||0° 10' 38.3"||12.19 mi||North||981.17 mi|
|24 hours||13° 08' 22.7"||892.40 mi||East||4° 29' 54.3"||309.15 mi||North||949.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Mon 11:44 PM||1602 km||996 miles||865 nm||SSW|
|Easter Island||Tue 1:44 AM||2557 km||1589 miles||1381 nm||SE|
|Papeete||Mon 9:44 PM||2561 km||1591 miles||1383 nm||WSW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 9:44 PM||3666 km||2278 miles||1980 nm||WNW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 9:44 PM||3699 km||2298 miles||1997 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 1:44 AM||4259 km||2647 miles||2300 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City *||Tue 2:44 AM||4526 km||2812 miles||2444 nm||NE|
|Alofi||Mon 8:44 PM||4712 km||2928 miles||2544 nm||WSW|
|Apia||Tue 8:44 PM||4895 km||3042 miles||2643 nm||W|
|Guatemala||Tue 1:44 AM||4898 km||3043 miles||2645 nm||NE|
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