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 Monday, June 24, 2013 at 10:10:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, June 24, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||138° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.25 meters/second, 1523.7 km/hour, 946.8 miles/hour or 822.7 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' 23.0"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||north||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 04.1"||946.62 mi||west||0° 06' 14.6"||7.16 mi||north||946.92 mi|
|24 hours||14° 26' 05.6"||949.94 mi||east||3° 02' 26.3"||209.10 mi||north||980.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Mon 1:10 AM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm|| SSE|
|Taiohae||Mon 12:40 AM||1003 km||623 miles||541 nm|| N|
|Adamstown||Mon 2:10 AM||1143 km||710 miles||617 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Mon 12:10 AM||1215 km||755 miles||656 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Mon 12:10 AM||2299 km||1428 miles||1241 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 12:10 AM||3041 km||1890 miles||1642 nm|| NW|
|Easter Island||Mon 4:10 AM||3120 km||1939 miles||1685 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Sun 11:10 PM||3355 km||2085 miles||1812 nm|| W|
|Apia||Mon 11:10 PM||3628 km||2254 miles||1959 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Mon 11:10 PM||3700 km||2299 miles||1998 nm|| W|
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