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 09:30:00 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 09:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||175° 37' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.14 meters/second, 1573.7 km/hour, 977.8 miles/hour or 849.7 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' 03.1"||977.77 mi||west||0° 09' 46.4"||11.20 mi||north||978.12 mi|
|24 hours||347° 01' 38.7"||877.76 mi||west||4° 11' 52.9"||288.55 mi||north||929.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Mon 9:30 PM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm|| NE|
|Lautoka||Mon 9:30 PM||649 km||404 miles||351 nm|| SSE|
|Nadi||Mon 9:30 PM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| SSE|
|Suva||Mon 9:30 PM||741 km||461 miles||400 nm|| SSE|
|Luganville||Mon 8:30 PM||991 km||615 miles||535 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Mon 8:30 PM||1008 km||626 miles||544 nm|| SW|
|Apia||Mon 10:30 PM||1384 km||860 miles||747 nm|| E|
|Nukualofa||Mon 10:30 PM||1406 km||874 miles||759 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Mon 10:30 PM||1469 km||913 miles||793 nm|| E|
|Tarawa||Mon 9:30 PM||1513 km||940 miles||817 nm|| N|
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