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 Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 07:44:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||133° 15' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.00 meters/second, 1609.2 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 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' 28.8"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 57.0"||999.90 mi||west||0° 11' 45.1"||13.46 mi||north||1000.10 mi|
|24 hours||12° 17' 01.0"||848.09 mi||east||4° 42' 49.4"||323.89 mi||north||908.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Tue 10:14 PM||916 km||569 miles||494 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Tue 9:44 PM||2357 km||1465 miles||1273 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Tue 11:44 PM||2404 km||1493 miles||1298 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Wed 9:44 PM||2745 km||1706 miles||1482 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 9:44 PM||3472 km||2157 miles||1875 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island *||Wed 2:44 AM||3641 km||2262 miles||1966 nm|| SE|
|Honolulu||Tue 9:44 PM||3843 km||2388 miles||2075 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 8:44 PM||4247 km||2639 miles||2293 nm|| W|
|Hermosillo||Wed 12:44 AM||4325 km||2688 miles||2335 nm|| NNE|
|Alofi||Tue 8:44 PM||4338 km||2696 miles||2343 nm|| WSW|
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