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 Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 10:28:00 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 Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 10:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||156° 46' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.69 meters/second, 1604.5 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.3 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' 29.5"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 26.3"||996.90 mi||west||0° 11' 32.8"||13.23 mi||south||996.81 mi|
|24 hours||12° 28' 33.2"||858.30 mi||east||4° 27' 38.3"||306.57 mi||south||907.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 12:28 AM||873 km||543 miles||471 nm|| N|
|Papeete||Wed 12:28 AM||1496 km||930 miles||808 nm|| SSE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 11:28 PM||1638 km||1018 miles||885 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 12:28 AM||1715 km||1066 miles||926 nm|| S|
|Apia *||Thu 12:28 AM||1858 km||1154 miles||1003 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Tue 11:28 PM||2028 km||1260 miles||1095 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Tue 10:28 PM||2295 km||1426 miles||1239 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 11:28 PM||2598 km||1615 miles||1403 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Wed 10:28 PM||2666 km||1657 miles||1440 nm|| W|
|Suva||Wed 10:28 PM||3010 km||1870 miles||1625 nm|| WSW|
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