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 08:00:00 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: 87%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 16, 2013 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||162° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.71 meters/second, 1572.1 km/hour, 976.9 miles/hour or 848.9 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' 27.0"||16.28 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 59.0"||976.80 mi||west||0° 09' 39.8"||11.07 mi||north||977.16 mi|
|24 hours||12° 59' 57.2"||878.77 mi||east||4° 09' 45.5"||286.12 mi||north||930.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Sun 9:00 PM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Mon 9:00 PM||985 km||612 miles||532 nm|| WNW|
|Apia||Mon 9:00 PM||997 km||620 miles||539 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Sun 10:00 PM||1041 km||647 miles||562 nm|| SSE|
|Alofi||Sun 9:00 PM||1077 km||669 miles||581 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Sun 10:00 PM||1530 km||951 miles||826 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Mon 9:00 PM||1653 km||1027 miles||893 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 10:00 PM||1672 km||1039 miles||903 nm|| NNE|
|Funafuti||Mon 8:00 PM||2021 km||1256 miles||1091 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Sun 8:00 PM||2052 km||1275 miles||1108 nm|| NW|
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