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 08:10:00 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 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||165° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.76 meters/second, 1572.3 km/hour, 977.0 miles/hour or 849.0 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' 59.5"||976.91 mi||west||0° 09' 40.5"||11.09 mi||north||977.27 mi|
|24 hours||12° 59' 46.4"||878.66 mi||east||4° 10' 00.0"||286.39 mi||north||929.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Sun 9:10 PM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Mon 9:10 PM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm|| WNW|
|Apia||Mon 9:10 PM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm|| WSW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i)||Mon 9:10 PM||788 km||489 miles||425 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Sun 9:10 PM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Sun 10:10 PM||1147 km||713 miles||619 nm|| SSE|
|Nukualofa||Mon 9:10 PM||1457 km||905 miles||787 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Mon 8:10 PM||1763 km||1095 miles||952 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Sun 10:10 PM||1773 km||1102 miles||957 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Mon 10:10 PM||1781 km||1107 miles||962 nm|| NNE|
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