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 Friday, August 23, 2013 at 16:00:00 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: 91%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, August 23, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||151° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.96 meters/second, 1609.0 km/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 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' 30.0"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 04.2"||999.79 mi||west||0° 11' 17.0"||12.92 mi||north||999.74 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 39.10"||818.93 mi||east||4° 17' 49.6"||295.31 mi||north||867.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Sat 3:00 AM||823 km||512 miles||445 nm|| ENE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sat 2:00 AM||1196 km||743 miles||646 nm|| NW|
|Jayapura||Sat 1:00 AM||1402 km||871 miles||757 nm|| SW|
|Port Moresby||Sat 2:00 AM||1621 km||1007 miles||875 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Sat 3:00 AM||1845 km||1146 miles||996 nm|| SSE|
|Melekeok||Sat 1:00 AM||1848 km||1148 miles||998 nm|| W|
|Yaren||Sat 4:00 AM||1853 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| ESE|
|Manokwari||Sat 1:00 AM||1989 km||1236 miles||1074 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Sat 4:00 AM||2245 km||1395 miles||1212 nm|| E|
|Wake Island||Sat 4:00 AM||2339 km||1453 miles||1263 nm|| NE|
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