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 Tuesday, August 20, 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||130° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.60 meters/second, 1579.0 km/hour, 981.1 miles/hour or 852.6 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' 26.4"||16.35 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.35 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 30.6"||981.06 mi||west||0° 10' 39.4"||12.21 mi||north||981.43 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 59.6"||892.18 mi||east||4° 30' 13.6"||309.54 mi||north||949.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Mon 10:30 PM||965 km||599 miles||521 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Midnight Mon-Tue||1572 km||977 miles||849 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Mon 10:00 PM||2142 km||1331 miles||1156 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island||Tue 2:00 AM||2885 km||1793 miles||1558 nm|| SE|
|Kiritimati||Tue 10:00 PM||3248 km||2018 miles||1754 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 10:00 PM||3286 km||2042 miles||1775 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Mon 9:00 PM||4282 km||2661 miles||2312 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Tue 9:00 PM||4450 km||2765 miles||2403 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Mon 10:00 PM||4622 km||2872 miles||2496 nm|| NW|
|Mexico City *||Tue 3:00 AM||4836 km||3005 miles||2611 nm|| NE|
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