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 09:20:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 16, 2013 at 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 03' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.09 meters/second, 1573.5 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 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"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 02.5"||977.66 mi||west||0° 09' 45.7"||11.18 mi||north||978.02 mi|
|24 hours||347° 01' 28.1"||877.87 mi||west||4° 11' 39.0"||288.28 mi||north||929.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Mon 9:20 PM||412 km||256 miles||222 nm|| NNE|
|Lautoka||Mon 9:20 PM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| S|
|Nadi||Mon 9:20 PM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm|| S|
|Mata-Utu||Mon 9:20 PM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm|| ESE|
|Suva||Mon 9:20 PM||675 km||420 miles||365 nm|| S|
|Apia||Mon 10:20 PM||1126 km||699 miles||608 nm|| ESE|
|Fakaofo||Mon 10:20 PM||1212 km||753 miles||655 nm|| ENE|
|Port Vila||Mon 8:20 PM||1218 km||757 miles||658 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 10:20 PM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Sun 9:20 PM||1484 km||922 miles||801 nm|| NNE|
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