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 10:10:00 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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.44 meters/second, 1596.4 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 862.0 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' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 08.4"||991.90 mi||west||0° 11' 10.7"||12.80 mi||north||992.20 mi|
|24 hours||347° 26' 04.5"||861.41 mi||west||4° 36' 40.9"||316.89 mi||north||921.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Tue 10:10 PM||96 km||60 miles||52 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Mon 10:10 PM||1010 km||628 miles||545 nm|| NNE|
|Fakaofo||Tue 11:10 PM||1098 km||682 miles||593 nm|| E|
|Suva||Tue 10:10 PM||1156 km||718 miles||624 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Tue 10:10 PM||1204 km||748 miles||650 nm|| NNW|
|Apia||Tue 11:10 PM||1222 km||759 miles||660 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Tue 10:10 PM||1551 km||964 miles||838 nm|| WNW|
|Port Vila||Tue 9:10 PM||1600 km||994 miles||864 nm|| SW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 11:10 PM||1615 km||1004 miles||872 nm|| SSE|
|Alofi||Mon 11:10 PM||1741 km||1082 miles||940 nm|| SE|
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