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 11:12:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||176° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.36 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 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' 28.9"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||north||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 03.7"||1000.70 mi||west||0° 11' 47.3"||13.50 mi||north||1000.88 mi|
|24 hours||347° 45' 13.9"||846.07 mi||west||4° 42' 30.2"||323.53 mi||north||906.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tarawa||Wed 11:12 PM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm|| NW|
|Funafuti||Wed 11:12 PM||690 km||429 miles||373 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Tue 11:12 PM||849 km||527 miles||458 nm|| ENE|
|Yaren||Wed 11:12 PM||1101 km||684 miles||595 nm|| WNW|
|Majuro||Wed 11:12 PM||1258 km||781 miles||679 nm|| NNW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 12:12 AM||1531 km||952 miles||827 nm|| ESE|
|Suva||Wed 11:12 PM||1700 km||1056 miles||918 nm|| S|
|Apia||Thu 12:12 AM||1767 km||1098 miles||954 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Wed 10:12 PM||1872 km||1163 miles||1011 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Wed 10:12 PM||1972 km||1225 miles||1065 nm|| WSW|
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