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 Thursday, September 19, 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||171° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.02 meters/second, 1612.9 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 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' 29.7"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 41.1"||1002.18 mi||west||0° 11' 37.9"||13.32 mi||north||1002.21 mi|
|24 hours||12° 02' 50.2"||832.96 mi||east||4° 31' 06.3"||310.49 mi||north||887.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Wed 11:12 PM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm|| WSW|
|Rawaki||Fri 12:12 AM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:12 AM||1238 km||769 miles||668 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:12 AM||1545 km||960 miles||834 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Thu 11:12 PM||1560 km||970 miles||843 nm|| SW|
|Apia||Fri 12:12 AM||1733 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Thu 11:12 PM||1757 km||1091 miles||948 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Thu 11:12 PM||2037 km||1266 miles||1100 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Thu 12:12 AM||2314 km||1438 miles||1249 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Thu 11:12 PM||2448 km||1521 miles||1322 nm|| W|
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