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, September 12, 2013 at 05:08:00 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: 44%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 05:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||176° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.56 meters/second, 1514.0 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 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' 25.2"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||south||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 18.0"||940.53 mi||west||0° 01' 39.1"||1.90 mi||south||940.46 mi|
|24 hours||13° 58' 52.0"||911.82 mi||east||0° 04' 19.1"||4.95 mi||south||911.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nukualofa||Thu 6:08 PM||235 km||146 miles||127 nm|| SE|
|Pangai||Thu 6:08 PM||241 km||150 miles||130 nm|| E|
|Neiafu||Thu 6:08 PM||293 km||182 miles||158 nm|| ENE|
|Suva||Thu 5:08 PM||543 km||337 miles||293 nm|| WNW|
|Nadi||Thu 5:08 PM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm|| WNW|
|Lautoka||Thu 5:08 PM||659 km||409 miles||356 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Wed 6:08 PM||707 km||439 miles||382 nm|| E|
|Apia||Thu 6:08 PM||812 km||505 miles||439 nm|| NE|
|Pago Pago||Wed 6:08 PM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm|| NE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 6:08 PM||1262 km||784 miles||681 nm|| NNE|
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