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 Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 08:10:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||120° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.57 meters/second, 1600.5 km/hour, 994.5 miles/hour or 864.2 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' 27.7"||16.57 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 52.0"||994.45 mi||west||0° 11' 46.2"||13.48 mi||north||994.73 mi|
|24 hours||12° 37' 24.8"||867.90 mi||east||4° 47' 07.1"||328.83 mi||north||930.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Wed 12:10 AM||2325 km||1445 miles||1255 nm|| SSW|
|Easter Island||Wed 2:10 AM||2566 km||1595 miles||1386 nm|| SSE|
|Papeete||Tue 10:10 PM||3424 km||2127 miles||1849 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 2:10 AM||3450 km||2144 miles||1863 nm|| E|
|Mexico City *||Wed 3:10 AM||3668 km||2279 miles||1981 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Wed 2:10 AM||4012 km||2493 miles||2166 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 1:10 AM||4042 km||2511 miles||2182 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Wed 2:10 AM||4080 km||2535 miles||2203 nm|| ENE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 10:10 PM||4227 km||2626 miles||2282 nm|| WNW|
|Managua||Wed 2:10 AM||4277 km||2657 miles||2309 nm|| ENE|
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