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 08:50:00 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: 79%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 08:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||171° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.97 meters/second, 1547.9 km/hour, 961.8 miles/hour or 835.8 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' 25.9"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 58.1"||961.67 mi||west||0° 07' 37.2"||8.74 mi||north||962.01 mi|
|24 hours||346° 35' 06.6"||893.86 mi||west||3° 28' 25.1"||238.82 mi||north||931.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Sun 7:50 PM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm|| WSW|
|Luganville||Sun 7:50 PM||499 km||310 miles||270 nm|| W|
|Lautoka||Sun 8:50 PM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm|| ESE|
|Nadi||Sun 8:50 PM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm|| ESE|
|Suva||Sun 8:50 PM||757 km||470 miles||409 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Sun 7:50 PM||930 km||578 miles||502 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Sun 8:50 PM||1123 km||698 miles||606 nm|| NE|
|Honiara||Sun 7:50 PM||1459 km||907 miles||788 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 9:50 PM||1501 km||933 miles||810 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Sun 8:50 PM||1752 km||1088 miles||946 nm|| NNW|
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