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 12:12:00 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 12:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||174° 17' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.98 meters/second, 1612.7 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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' 42.3"||1002.08 mi||west||0° 11' 36.6"||13.30 mi||north||1002.11 mi|
|24 hours||347° 57' 31.5"||832.44 mi||west||4° 30' 17.9"||309.57 mi||north||886.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tarawa||Fri 12:12 AM||158 km||98 miles||85 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Fri 12:12 AM||662 km||412 miles||358 nm|| NNW|
|Yaren||Fri 12:12 AM||867 km||539 miles||468 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 12:12 AM||1048 km||651 miles||566 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Fri 12:12 AM||1287 km||800 miles||695 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Thu 11:12 PM||1869 km||1161 miles||1009 nm|| WNW|
|Honiara||Thu 11:12 PM||2032 km||1263 miles||1097 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:12 AM||2041 km||1268 miles||1102 nm|| SE|
|Wake Island||Fri 12:12 AM||2083 km||1294 miles||1125 nm|| NNW|
|Suva||Fri 12:12 AM||2275 km||1414 miles||1228 nm|| SSE|
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