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 10:00:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 16, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||168° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.28 meters/second, 1574.2 km/hour, 978.2 miles/hour or 850.0 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"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 04.4"||978.09 mi||west||0° 09' 48.6"||11.24 mi||north||978.44 mi|
|24 hours||347° 02' 10.6"||877.43 mi||west||4° 12' 34.5"||289.34 mi||north||929.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luganville||Mon 9:00 PM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm|| SSW|
|Port Vila||Mon 9:00 PM||641 km||399 miles||346 nm|| S|
|Honiara||Mon 9:00 PM||963 km||598 miles||520 nm|| WNW|
|Noumea||Mon 9:00 PM||1162 km||722 miles||627 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Mon 10:00 PM||1245 km||774 miles||672 nm|| ENE|
|Yaren||Mon 10:00 PM||1271 km||790 miles||687 nm|| N|
|Suva||Mon 10:00 PM||1279 km||795 miles||690 nm|| SE|
|Tarawa||Mon 10:00 PM||1562 km||971 miles||844 nm|| NNE|
|Nukualofa||Mon 11:00 PM||2024 km||1258 miles||1093 nm|| ESE|
|Majuro||Mon 10:00 PM||2134 km||1326 miles||1152 nm|| N|
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