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 10:10:00 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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||162° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.22 meters/second, 1581.2 km/hour, 982.5 miles/hour or 853.8 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' 26.6"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.38 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 38.1"||982.45 mi||west||0° 10' 47.5"||12.36 mi||north||982.81 mi|
|24 hours||13° 05' 04.5"||890.01 mi||east||4° 32' 35.1"||312.23 mi||north||948.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fakaofo||Tue 11:10 PM||998 km||620 miles||539 nm|| W|
|Pago Pago||Mon 11:10 PM||1013 km||630 miles||547 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Tue 11:10 PM||1104 km||686 miles||596 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 12:10 AM||1215 km||755 miles||656 nm|| SSE|
|Alofi||Mon 11:10 PM||1258 km||782 miles||679 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 12:10 AM||1470 km||914 miles||794 nm|| NNE|
|Papeete||Tue 12:10 AM||1570 km||976 miles||848 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Tue 11:10 PM||1821 km||1131 miles||983 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Mon 10:10 PM||1974 km||1227 miles||1066 nm|| NW|
|Funafuti||Tue 10:10 PM||2051 km||1275 miles||1108 nm|| W|
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