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 Saturday, September 21, 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: 95%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||153° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.04 meters/second, 1587.7 km/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.3 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' 30.2"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 12.6"||986.50 mi||west||0° 09' 27.6"||10.84 mi||north||986.30 mi|
|24 hours||11° 54' 26.3"||809.93 mi||east||3° 27' 30.5"||237.75 mi||north||839.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sun 1:38 AM||1044 km||649 miles||564 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Sat 1:38 AM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm|| NNW|
|Baker Island||Fri 11:38 PM||2786 km||1731 miles||1504 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 12:38 AM||2946 km||1831 miles||1591 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Sat 1:38 AM||3131 km||1946 miles||1691 nm|| S|
|Midway||Sat 12:38 AM||3170 km||1970 miles||1712 nm|| NW|
|Apia||Sun 12:38 AM||3363 km||2090 miles||1816 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 1:38 AM||3577 km||2222 miles||1931 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Sat 11:38 PM||3681 km||2288 miles||1988 nm|| SW|
|Alofi||Sat 12:38 AM||3732 km||2319 miles||2015 nm|| SSW|
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