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 10:20:00 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 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||163° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.37 meters/second, 1574.5 km/hour, 978.4 miles/hour or 850.2 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"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 05.3"||978.30 mi||west||0° 09' 50.0"||11.27 mi||north||978.66 mi|
|24 hours||12° 57' 28.1"||877.20 mi||east||4° 13' 02.0"||289.86 mi||north||929.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Mon 9:20 PM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm|| NW|
|Luganville||Mon 9:20 PM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Mon 9:20 PM||825 km||513 miles||445 nm|| SE|
|Noumea||Mon 9:20 PM||1189 km||739 miles||642 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Mon 10:20 PM||1308 km||813 miles||707 nm|| NNE|
|Suva||Mon 10:20 PM||1740 km||1081 miles||940 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Mon 10:20 PM||1754 km||1090 miles||947 nm|| E|
|Tarawa||Mon 10:20 PM||1803 km||1120 miles||974 nm|| NE|
|Port Moresby||Mon 8:20 PM||1812 km||1126 miles||978 nm|| W|
|Cairns||Mon 8:20 PM||1997 km||1241 miles||1078 nm|| WSW|
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