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 11:38:00 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 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 25' ||North|
|Longitude: ||165° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.63 meters/second, 1604.3 km/hour, 996.9 miles/hour or 866.2 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' 30.0"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 03.3"||996.82 mi||west||0° 10' 48.4"||12.38 mi||north||996.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 33.3"||820.97 mi||east||4° 04' 49.6"||280.44 mi||north||863.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sat 1:38 AM||1033 km||642 miles||558 nm|| ESE|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:38 PM||1405 km||873 miles||759 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Fri 1:38 AM||1840 km||1143 miles||993 nm|| NNE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:38 AM||1860 km||1156 miles||1004 nm|| SSW|
|Apia||Sat 12:38 AM||2346 km||1458 miles||1267 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:38 PM||2371 km||1474 miles||1280 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Fri 11:38 PM||2455 km||1526 miles||1326 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Fri 11:38 PM||2582 km||1604 miles||1394 nm|| W|
|Midway||Fri 12:38 AM||2719 km||1690 miles||1468 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Fri 12:38 AM||2860 km||1777 miles||1544 nm|| S|
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