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 Monday, August 26, 2013 at 17:44:00 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: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 26, 2013 at 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||161° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.67 meters/second, 1554.0 km/hour, 965.6 miles/hour or 839.1 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' 30.7"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.2"||965.47 mi||west||0° 06' 24.3"||7.34 mi||north||965.24 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 58.3"||778.39 mi||east||2° 09' 53.6"||148.88 mi||north||788.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Tue 5:44 AM||683 km||424 miles||369 nm|| NE|
|Palikir||Tue 4:44 AM||1051 km||653 miles||567 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Tue 5:44 AM||1454 km||904 miles||785 nm|| SE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 3:44 AM||1797 km||1117 miles||970 nm|| W|
|Yaren||Tue 5:44 AM||1923 km||1195 miles||1038 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Tue 5:44 AM||2058 km||1278 miles||1111 nm|| SE|
|Midway||Mon 6:44 AM||2585 km||1606 miles||1396 nm|| NE|
|Honiara||Tue 4:44 AM||2807 km||1744 miles||1516 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Mon 5:44 AM||3001 km||1865 miles||1620 nm|| ESE|
|Melekeok||Tue 2:44 AM||3045 km||1892 miles||1644 nm|| WSW|
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