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 09:20:00 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 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||150° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.99 meters/second, 1580.4 km/hour, 982.0 miles/hour or 853.3 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"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||north||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 35.2"||981.92 mi||west||0° 10' 44.3"||12.30 mi||north||982.28 mi|
|24 hours||13° 06' 11.6"||890.84 mi||east||4° 31' 41.9"||311.22 mi||north||948.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Mon 11:20 PM||764 km||475 miles||413 nm|| S|
|Rarotonga||Mon 11:20 PM||1557 km||968 miles||841 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 11:20 PM||1596 km||992 miles||862 nm|| NNW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 10:20 PM||2313 km||1437 miles||1249 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Mon 10:20 PM||2317 km||1440 miles||1251 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Tue 10:20 PM||2376 km||1476 miles||1283 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Tue 1:20 AM||2652 km||1648 miles||1432 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Tue 10:20 PM||2915 km||1811 miles||1574 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Mon 9:20 PM||3149 km||1957 miles||1701 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Tue 9:20 PM||3368 km||2093 miles||1818 nm|| W|
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