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 09:10:00 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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||166° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.22 meters/second, 1595.6 km/hour, 991.5 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||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 06.0"||991.41 mi||west||0° 11' 08.2"||12.76 mi||north||991.72 mi|
|24 hours||12° 34' 49.3"||862.05 mi||east||4° 36' 03.1"||316.17 mi||north||921.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fakaofo||Tue 10:10 PM||536 km||333 miles||290 nm|| WSW|
|Rawaki||Tue 10:10 PM||648 km||402 miles||350 nm|| NW|
|Pago Pago||Mon 10:10 PM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm|| SSW|
|Apia||Tue 10:10 PM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm|| SW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i)||Tue 10:10 PM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| SW|
|Alofi||Mon 10:10 PM||1287 km||800 miles||695 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Mon 9:10 PM||1414 km||879 miles||764 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 11:10 PM||1490 km||926 miles||804 nm|| NE|
|Funafuti||Tue 9:10 PM||1565 km||972 miles||845 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Mon 11:10 PM||1649 km||1025 miles||890 nm|| SSE|
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