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 Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 08:10:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||152° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.00 meters/second, 1594.8 km/hour, 991.0 miles/hour or 861.1 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' 27.9"||16.52 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 03.4"||990.92 mi||west||0° 11' 05.5"||12.71 mi||north||991.22 mi|
|24 hours||12° 35' 43.7"||862.70 mi||east||4° 35' 23.2"||315.41 mi||north||922.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Mon 10:10 PM||1084 km||673 miles||585 nm|| SSE|
|Kiritimati||Tue 10:10 PM||1241 km||771 miles||670 nm|| NNW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 10:10 PM||1673 km||1039 miles||903 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 9:10 PM||2107 km||1309 miles||1138 nm|| W|
|Apia||Tue 9:10 PM||2238 km||1391 miles||1209 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Mon 9:10 PM||2274 km||1413 miles||1228 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Mon 8:10 PM||2852 km||1772 miles||1540 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 9:10 PM||2869 km||1783 miles||1549 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Tue 12:10 AM||3002 km||1865 miles||1621 nm|| SE|
|Funafuti||Tue 8:10 PM||3156 km||1961 miles||1704 nm|| W|
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