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 11:10:00 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 11:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 19' ||South|
|Longitude: ||176° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.50 meters/second, 1582.2 km/hour, 983.1 miles/hour or 854.3 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"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 41.6"||983.08 mi||west||0° 10' 51.1"||12.43 mi||north||983.44 mi|
|24 hours||13° 03' 44.3"||889.00 mi||east||4° 33' 36.8"||313.41 mi||north||947.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mata-Utu||Tue 11:10 PM||334 km||207 miles||180 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Tue 11:10 PM||496 km||308 miles||268 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 12:10 AM||603 km||375 miles||326 nm|| E|
|Apia||Wed 12:10 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm|| SE|
|Pago Pago||Tue 12:10 AM||780 km||485 miles||421 nm|| SE|
|Neiafu||Wed 12:10 AM||965 km||600 miles||521 nm|| SSE|
|Rawaki||Wed 12:10 AM||981 km||610 miles||530 nm|| NE|
|Suva||Tue 11:10 PM||1015 km||630 miles||548 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Mon 11:10 PM||1163 km||723 miles||628 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Wed 12:10 AM||1206 km||750 miles||651 nm|| S|
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