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, June 1, 2013 at 18:58:00 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: 40%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 18:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||177° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.21 meters/second, 1617.2 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.2 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' 31.7"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 49.5"||1004.86 mi||west||0° 11' 13.4"||12.85 mi||north||1004.91 mi|
|24 hours||348° 49' 38.2"||772.66 mi||west||4° 22' 29.6"||300.62 mi||north||827.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tarawa||Sun 6:58 AM||488 km||303 miles||263 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Sat 6:58 AM||695 km||432 miles||375 nm|| E|
|Majuro||Sun 6:58 AM||938 km||583 miles||507 nm|| NW|
|Funafuti||Sun 6:58 AM||1111 km||691 miles||600 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Sun 6:58 AM||1184 km||736 miles||639 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 7:58 AM||1732 km||1076 miles||935 nm|| SE|
|Apia||Sun 7:58 AM||2063 km||1282 miles||1114 nm|| SE|
|Suva||Sun 6:58 AM||2160 km||1342 miles||1166 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Sun 5:58 AM||2219 km||1379 miles||1198 nm|| WNW|
|Honiara||Sun 5:58 AM||2272 km||1411 miles||1227 nm|| WSW|
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