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 09:20:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||169° 00' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.26 meters/second, 1595.7 km/hour, 991.5 miles/hour or 861.6 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"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 06.3"||991.50 mi||west||0° 11' 08.6"||12.76 mi||north||991.80 mi|
|24 hours||12° 34' 40.3"||861.95 mi||east||4° 36' 09.4"||316.29 mi||north||921.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fakaofo||Tue 10:20 PM||297 km||185 miles||160 nm|| SW|
|Rawaki||Tue 10:20 PM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm|| NNW|
|Apia||Tue 10:20 PM||727 km||452 miles||393 nm|| SSW|
|Pago Pago||Mon 10:20 PM||733 km||456 miles||396 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Mon 9:20 PM||1216 km||756 miles||657 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Mon 10:20 PM||1243 km||772 miles||671 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Tue 9:20 PM||1300 km||808 miles||702 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Tue 10:20 PM||1614 km||1003 miles||871 nm|| SSW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 11:20 PM||1684 km||1046 miles||909 nm|| NE|
|Suva||Tue 9:20 PM||1774 km||1102 miles||958 nm|| SW|
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