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 Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 04:00:00 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: 77%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||118° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.62 meters/second, 1543.0 km/hour, 958.8 miles/hour or 833.2 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' 25.7"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||north||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 46.7"||958.65 mi||west||0° 07' 07.4"||8.16 mi||north||958.97 mi|
|24 hours||13° 29' 53.2"||896.78 mi||east||3° 17' 52.8"||226.76 mi||north||931.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sat 11:00 PM||1529 km||950 miles||825 nm|| SE|
|Adamstown||Sat 8:00 PM||1563 km||971 miles||844 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Sat 6:00 PM||3319 km||2062 miles||1792 nm|| W|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 10:00 PM||3586 km||2228 miles||1936 nm|| ENE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 6:00 PM||4385 km||2725 miles||2368 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City *||Sat 11:00 PM||4469 km||2777 miles||2413 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Sat 11:00 PM||4485 km||2787 miles||2422 nm|| E|
|Guatemala||Sat 10:00 PM||4584 km||2848 miles||2475 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Sat 10:00 PM||4612 km||2866 miles||2490 nm|| NE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 6:00 PM||4721 km||2933 miles||2549 nm|| WNW|
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