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 08:44:00 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 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||128° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.68 meters/second, 1600.9 km/hour, 994.7 miles/hour or 864.4 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' 27.9"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 53.9"||994.70 mi||west||0° 11' 47.1"||13.50 mi||north||994.98 mi|
|24 hours||12° 36' 45.8"||867.33 mi||east||4° 47' 16.5"||329.01 mi||north||930.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Wed 12:44 AM||2091 km||1299 miles||1129 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Tue 10:44 PM||2620 km||1628 miles||1415 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island||Wed 2:44 AM||3064 km||1904 miles||1655 nm|| SE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 10:44 PM||3340 km||2075 miles||1803 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 10:44 PM||3766 km||2340 miles||2033 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City *||Wed 3:44 AM||4282 km||2661 miles||2312 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 1:44 AM||4330 km||2690 miles||2338 nm|| NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 2:44 AM||4348 km||2702 miles||2348 nm|| E|
|Honolulu||Tue 10:44 PM||4433 km||2754 miles||2393 nm|| NW|
|Los Angeles *||Wed 1:44 AM||4585 km||2849 miles||2476 nm|| NNE|
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