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 09:10:00 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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||134° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.76 meters/second, 1601.2 km/hour, 994.9 miles/hour or 864.6 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' 55.2"||994.89 mi||west||0° 11' 47.7"||13.51 mi||north||995.16 mi|
|24 hours||12° 36' 16.0"||866.90 mi||east||4° 47' 23.2"||329.13 mi||north||929.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Tue 11:40 PM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Tue 11:10 PM||2053 km||1276 miles||1108 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Wed 1:10 AM||2148 km||1335 miles||1160 nm|| SSE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:10 PM||2672 km||1660 miles||1443 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 11:10 PM||3180 km||1976 miles||1717 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island||Wed 3:10 AM||3543 km||2201 miles||1913 nm|| SE|
|Honolulu||Tue 11:10 PM||3956 km||2458 miles||2136 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:10 PM||4049 km||2516 miles||2186 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Tue 10:10 PM||4077 km||2533 miles||2201 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Wed 10:10 PM||4152 km||2580 miles||2242 nm|| WSW|
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