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 Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 00:34:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||173° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.20 meters/second, 1613.5 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.2 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' 31.5"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 35.9"||1002.55 mi||west||0° 10' 47.7"||12.37 mi||south||1002.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 33.8"||796.62 mi||east||4° 13' 43.8"||290.61 mi||south||845.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rawaki||Sat 1:34 PM||318 km||198 miles||172 nm|| E|
|Baker Island||Fri 12:34 PM||558 km||346 miles||301 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 1:34 PM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Sat 12:34 PM||947 km||588 miles||511 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Sat 1:34 PM||1115 km||693 miles||602 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Sat 12:34 PM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Fri 1:34 PM||1721 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| SSE|
|Suva||Sat 12:34 PM||1799 km||1118 miles||971 nm|| SSW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 1:34 PM||1914 km||1189 miles||1033 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Sat 2:34 PM||1916 km||1191 miles||1035 nm|| ENE|
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