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 11:22:00 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 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||173° 38' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.01 meters/second, 1612.8 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' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 41.3"||1002.16 mi||west||0° 11' 37.7"||13.32 mi||north||1002.19 mi|
|24 hours||12° 02' 46.5"||832.87 mi||east||4° 30' 58.3"||310.34 mi||north||887.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Wed 11:22 PM||366 km||227 miles||198 nm|| WSW|
|Rawaki||Fri 12:22 AM||697 km||433 miles||377 nm|| SSE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:22 AM||1270 km||789 miles||686 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Thu 11:22 PM||1395 km||867 miles||753 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Thu 11:22 PM||1488 km||925 miles||803 nm|| W|
|Apia||Fri 12:22 AM||1748 km||1086 miles||944 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Thu 11:22 PM||1781 km||1107 miles||962 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:22 AM||1814 km||1127 miles||979 nm|| E|
|Yaren||Thu 11:22 PM||2181 km||1355 miles||1178 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Thu 12:22 AM||2348 km||1459 miles||1268 nm|| S|
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