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 Monday, September 16, 2013 at 07:10:00 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: 87%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 16, 2013 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||150° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.47 meters/second, 1571.3 km/hour, 976.4 miles/hour or 848.4 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' 26.8"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 56.7"||976.26 mi||west||0° 09' 36.0"||11.00 mi||north||976.62 mi|
|24 hours||13° 00' 50.8"||879.33 mi||east||4° 08' 33.0"||284.74 mi||north||930.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sun 9:10 PM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Sun 9:10 PM||1377 km||856 miles||743 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 9:10 PM||1740 km||1081 miles||940 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Sun 8:10 PM||2188 km||1360 miles||1181 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Mon 8:10 PM||2272 km||1412 miles||1227 nm|| W|
|Apia||Mon 8:10 PM||2292 km||1424 miles||1238 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Sun 11:10 PM||2578 km||1602 miles||1392 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Mon 8:10 PM||2783 km||1730 miles||1503 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Sun 7:10 PM||3172 km||1971 miles||1713 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Mon 7:10 PM||3322 km||2064 miles||1794 nm|| W|
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