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 09:00:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||164° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.18 meters/second, 1595.5 km/hour, 991.4 miles/hour or 861.5 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' 28.1"||16.52 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 05.5"||991.33 mi||west||0° 11' 07.7"||12.75 mi||north||991.63 mi|
|24 hours||12° 34' 58.3"||862.16 mi||east||4° 35' 56.4"||316.04 mi||north||921.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fakaofo||Tue 10:00 PM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm|| WSW|
|Rawaki||Tue 10:00 PM||859 km||534 miles||464 nm|| WNW|
|Pago Pago||Mon 10:00 PM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm|| SW|
|Apia||Tue 10:00 PM||1056 km||656 miles||570 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 11:00 PM||1322 km||822 miles||714 nm|| NE|
|Alofi||Mon 10:00 PM||1379 km||857 miles||745 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 11:00 PM||1548 km||962 miles||836 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Mon 9:00 PM||1632 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Tue 9:00 PM||1830 km||1137 miles||988 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Tue 10:00 PM||1882 km||1170 miles||1016 nm|| SW|
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