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 08:20:00 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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||167° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.80 meters/second, 1572.5 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.1 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"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.18 mi||north||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 59.8"||977.02 mi||west||0° 09' 41.2"||11.10 mi||north||977.38 mi|
|24 hours||12° 59' 35.8"||878.55 mi||east||4° 10' 14.3"||286.66 mi||north||929.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Sun 9:20 PM||412 km||256 miles||223 nm|| SW|
|Apia||Mon 9:20 PM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Mon 9:20 PM||512 km||318 miles||277 nm|| NW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i)||Mon 9:20 PM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Sun 9:20 PM||799 km||497 miles||432 nm|| SSW|
|Neiafu||Mon 9:20 PM||994 km||617 miles||537 nm|| SW|
|Rawaki||Mon 9:20 PM||1002 km||622 miles||541 nm|| NNW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 9:20 PM||1282 km||797 miles||692 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Sun 10:20 PM||1296 km||805 miles||700 nm|| SE|
|Funafuti||Mon 8:20 PM||1507 km||936 miles||814 nm|| WNW|
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