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 15:00:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||127° 58' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.55 meters/second, 1586.0 km/hour, 985.5 miles/hour or 856.4 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' 26.8"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 54.8"||985.44 mi||west||0° 11' 04.2"||12.68 mi||north||985.79 mi|
|24 hours||12° 58' 40.1"||885.14 mi||east||4° 37' 14.0"||317.54 mi||north||945.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Same||Midnight Tue-Wed||265 km||164 miles||143 nm|| WNW|
|Dili||Midnight Tue-Wed||289 km||179 miles||156 nm|| WNW|
|Suai||Midnight Tue-Wed||300 km||187 miles||162 nm|| W|
|Darwin||Wed 12:30 AM||444 km||276 miles||240 nm|| SE|
|Kupang||Tue 11:00 PM||485 km||301 miles||262 nm|| W|
|Ambon||Midnight Tue-Wed||656 km||408 miles||354 nm|| N|
|Ende||Tue 11:00 PM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm|| W|
|Kendari||Tue 11:00 PM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm|| NW|
|Raba||Tue 11:00 PM||1022 km||635 miles||552 nm|| W|
|Makassar||Tue 11:00 PM||1067 km||663 miles||576 nm|| WNW|
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