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 13:34:00 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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||161° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.55 meters/second, 1604.0 km/hour, 996.7 miles/hour or 866.1 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' 28.1"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 08.9"||996.66 mi||west||0° 11' 54.0"||13.63 mi||north||996.91 mi|
|24 hours||12° 31' 21.1"||862.58 mi||east||4° 48' 10.3"||330.03 mi||north||925.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Thu 12:34 AM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm|| SSW|
|Gizo||Thu 12:34 AM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| WSW|
|Arawa||Wed 11:34 PM||686 km||427 miles||371 nm|| W|
|Yaren||Thu 1:34 AM||783 km||487 miles||423 nm|| NE|
|Palikir||Thu 12:34 AM||1405 km||873 miles||759 nm|| NNW|
|Tarawa||Thu 1:34 AM||1460 km||907 miles||788 nm|| ENE|
|Port Vila||Thu 12:34 AM||1554 km||966 miles||839 nm|| SSE|
|Port Moresby||Wed 11:34 PM||1666 km||1035 miles||899 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Thu 1:34 AM||1734 km||1078 miles||936 nm|| NE|
|Funafuti||Thu 1:34 AM||1969 km||1224 miles||1063 nm|| ESE|
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