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 09:00:00 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: 79%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||169° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.01 meters/second, 1548.0 km/hour, 961.9 miles/hour or 835.9 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' 25.9"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 58.6"||961.78 mi||west||0° 07' 38.3"||8.75 mi||north||962.11 mi|
|24 hours||346° 35' 17.2"||893.76 mi||west||3° 28' 46.4"||239.23 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.
|Luganville||Sun 8:00 PM||241 km||150 miles||130 nm|| W|
|Port Vila||Sun 8:00 PM||266 km||165 miles||144 nm|| SSW|
|Noumea||Sun 8:00 PM||804 km||499 miles||434 nm|| SSW|
|Lautoka||Sun 9:00 PM||886 km||551 miles||478 nm|| ESE|
|Nadi||Sun 9:00 PM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm|| ESE|
|Suva||Sun 9:00 PM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Sun 8:00 PM||1233 km||766 miles||666 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Sun 9:00 PM||1321 km||821 miles||713 nm|| NE|
|Yaren||Sun 9:00 PM||1687 km||1048 miles||911 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Sun 10:00 PM||1737 km||1079 miles||938 nm|| ESE|
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