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 09:20:00 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 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||137° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.80 meters/second, 1601.3 km/hour, 995.0 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' 27.8"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 55.7"||994.96 mi||west||0° 11' 48.1"||13.52 mi||north||995.23 mi|
|24 hours||12° 36' 04.6"||866.74 mi||east||4° 47' 25.7"||329.18 mi||north||929.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Tue 11:50 PM||416 km||259 miles||225 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Tue 11:20 PM||1855 km||1153 miles||1002 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Wed 1:20 AM||2224 km||1382 miles||1201 nm|| SSE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:20 PM||2420 km||1504 miles||1307 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 11:20 PM||2964 km||1842 miles||1600 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island||Wed 3:20 AM||3742 km||2325 miles||2020 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:20 PM||3785 km||2352 miles||2043 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Tue 11:20 PM||3790 km||2355 miles||2047 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Tue 10:20 PM||3835 km||2383 miles||2071 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Wed 10:20 PM||3895 km||2420 miles||2103 nm|| WSW|
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