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 08:20:00 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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||135° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.70 meters/second, 1579.3 km/hour, 981.3 miles/hour or 852.8 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"||16.36 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.36 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 31.8"||981.28 mi||west||0° 10' 40.7"||12.23 mi||north||981.64 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 32.6"||891.84 mi||east||4° 30' 36.1"||309.97 mi||north||949.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Mon 10:50 PM||461 km||286 miles||249 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Mon 10:20 PM||1667 km||1036 miles||900 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Tue 12:20 AM||1684 km||1046 miles||909 nm|| SSE|
|Kiritimati||Tue 10:20 PM||2774 km||1724 miles||1498 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 10:20 PM||2814 km||1749 miles||1520 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island||Tue 2:20 AM||3298 km||2049 miles||1781 nm|| SE|
|Alofi||Mon 9:20 PM||3782 km||2350 miles||2042 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 9:20 PM||3893 km||2419 miles||2102 nm|| W|
|Apia||Tue 9:20 PM||3931 km||2443 miles||2123 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Mon 10:20 PM||4301 km||2672 miles||2322 nm|| NW|
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