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 09:10:00 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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||147° 46' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.94 meters/second, 1580.2 km/hour, 981.9 miles/hour or 853.2 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' 26.6"||16.36 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||north||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 34.6"||981.81 mi||west||0° 10' 43.8"||12.29 mi||north||982.18 mi|
|24 hours||13° 06' 25.1"||891.01 mi||east||4° 31' 31.1"||311.01 mi||north||949.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Mon 11:10 PM||783 km||486 miles||423 nm|| SSW|
|Taiohae||Mon 11:40 PM||925 km||575 miles||499 nm|| E|
|Rarotonga||Mon 11:10 PM||1735 km||1078 miles||937 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 11:10 PM||1746 km||1085 miles||943 nm|| NW|
|Adamstown||Tue 1:10 AM||2452 km||1523 miles||1324 nm|| SE|
|Alofi||Mon 10:10 PM||2554 km||1587 miles||1379 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 10:10 PM||2577 km||1601 miles||1391 nm|| W|
|Apia||Tue 10:10 PM||2634 km||1637 miles||1422 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Tue 10:10 PM||3151 km||1958 miles||1701 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Mon 9:10 PM||3398 km||2112 miles||1835 nm|| WNW|
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