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 23:40:00 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: 7%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 59' ||South|
|Longitude: ||148° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.42 meters/second, 1599.9 km/hour, 994.1 miles/hour or 863.9 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' 30.6"||16.57 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||south||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 38.1"||994.06 mi||west||0° 10' 15.7"||11.75 mi||south||993.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 58' 50.8"||820.76 mi||east||3° 54' 30.7"||268.65 mi||south||859.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sat 1:40 PM||1058 km||658 miles||571 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Sun 1:40 PM||1432 km||890 miles||773 nm|| NW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 1:40 PM||1870 km||1162 miles||1010 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 12:40 PM||2455 km||1525 miles||1326 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Sat 12:40 PM||2573 km||1599 miles||1389 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Sun 12:40 PM||2574 km||1599 miles||1390 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Sat 3:40 PM||2755 km||1712 miles||1487 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Sun 12:40 PM||3171 km||1971 miles||1712 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Sat 11:40 AM||3184 km||1978 miles||1719 nm|| WNW|
|Honolulu||Sat 1:40 PM||3383 km||2102 miles||1827 nm|| NNW|
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