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 10:20:00 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 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||164° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.27 meters/second, 1581.4 km/hour, 982.6 miles/hour or 853.9 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' 38.7"||982.56 mi||west||0° 10' 48.1"||12.37 mi||north||982.92 mi|
|24 hours||13° 04' 51.2"||889.84 mi||east||4° 32' 45.6"||312.43 mi||north||948.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fakaofo||Tue 11:20 PM||736 km||458 miles||398 nm|| W|
|Pago Pago||Mon 11:20 PM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Tue 11:20 PM||863 km||536 miles||466 nm|| WSW|
|Rawaki||Tue 11:20 PM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Mon 11:20 PM||1107 km||688 miles||598 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 12:20 AM||1298 km||807 miles||701 nm|| SSE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 12:20 AM||1585 km||985 miles||856 nm|| NNE|
|Nukualofa||Tue 11:20 PM||1635 km||1016 miles||883 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Mon 10:20 PM||1766 km||1097 miles||953 nm|| NW|
|Funafuti||Tue 10:20 PM||1789 km||1111 miles||966 nm|| W|
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