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 Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 11:12:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||151° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.90 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 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' 29.0"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 08.4"||1001.92 mi||west||0° 12' 00.9"||13.76 mi||north||1002.04 mi|
|24 hours||12° 10' 41.1"||842.31 mi||east||4° 43' 21.1"||324.50 mi||north||902.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:12 AM||720 km||448 miles||389 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Thu 1:12 AM||1846 km||1147 miles||997 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:12 AM||2375 km||1476 miles||1282 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 1:12 AM||2416 km||1501 miles||1305 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Thu 1:12 AM||2559 km||1590 miles||1382 nm|| NNW|
|Apia||Fri 12:12 AM||2648 km||1645 miles||1430 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Wed 11:12 PM||2783 km||1729 miles||1503 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Thu 12:12 AM||2836 km||1762 miles||1531 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Thu 11:12 PM||3352 km||2083 miles||1810 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:12 AM||3407 km||2117 miles||1840 nm|| SW|
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