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 14, 2013 at 05:02:00 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: 67%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||147° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.18 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.6 miles/hour or 822.6 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' 25.0"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 04.3"||0.08 mi||north||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 05.2"||946.45 mi||west||0° 04' 29.0"||5.14 mi||north||946.67 mi|
|24 hours||13° 50' 18.9"||908.42 mi||east||2° 20' 07.1"||160.61 mi||north||928.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 7:02 PM||271 km||169 miles||146 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 7:02 PM||1357 km||843 miles||733 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Fri 9:02 PM||1912 km||1188 miles||1032 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Fri 6:02 PM||2398 km||1490 miles||1295 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 7:02 PM||2503 km||1555 miles||1352 nm|| NNW|
|Apia||Sat 6:02 PM||2677 km||1663 miles||1445 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 6:02 PM||2782 km||1729 miles||1502 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 6:02 PM||2949 km||1832 miles||1592 nm|| W|
|Suva||Sat 5:02 PM||3632 km||2257 miles||1961 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 5:02 PM||3792 km||2356 miles||2048 nm|| WNW|
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