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 08:10:00 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 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||133° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.65 meters/second, 1579.1 km/hour, 981.2 miles/hour or 852.7 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' 26.4"||16.35 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.36 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 31.2"||981.17 mi||west||0° 10' 40.0"||12.22 mi||north||981.53 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 46.1"||892.01 mi||east||4° 30' 25.0"||309.75 mi||north||949.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Mon 10:40 PM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Tue 12:10 AM||1609 km||1000 miles||869 nm|| SSE|
|Papeete||Mon 10:10 PM||1901 km||1182 miles||1027 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 10:10 PM||3009 km||1870 miles||1625 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 10:10 PM||3049 km||1894 miles||1646 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island||Tue 2:10 AM||3088 km||1919 miles||1668 nm|| SE|
|Alofi||Mon 9:10 PM||4031 km||2505 miles||2177 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 9:10 PM||4156 km||2582 miles||2244 nm|| W|
|Apia||Tue 9:10 PM||4191 km||2604 miles||2263 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Mon 10:10 PM||4457 km||2769 miles||2406 nm|| NW|
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