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 Friday, September 20, 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 Friday, September 20, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||159° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.70 meters/second, 1604.5 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 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' 29.9"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 03.1"||996.97 mi||west||0° 10' 49.7"||12.40 mi||north||996.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 37.5"||821.17 mi||east||4° 05' 24.2"||281.10 mi||north||864.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sat 1:12 AM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm|| SSE|
|Honolulu||Fri 1:12 AM||1662 km||1033 miles||897 nm|| N|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:12 PM||2039 km||1267 miles||1101 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:12 AM||2193 km||1363 miles||1184 nm|| SW|
|Apia||Sat 12:12 AM||2630 km||1634 miles||1420 nm|| SSW|
|Papeete||Fri 1:12 AM||2844 km||1767 miles||1536 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:12 PM||2908 km||1807 miles||1570 nm|| SW|
|Alofi||Fri 12:12 AM||3046 km||1893 miles||1645 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 1:12 AM||3051 km||1896 miles||1648 nm|| S|
|Midway||Fri 12:12 AM||3089 km||1919 miles||1668 nm|| NW|
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