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 10:32:00 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 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||143° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.35 meters/second, 1524.1 km/hour, 947.0 miles/hour or 822.9 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' 05.6"||946.85 mi||west||0° 06' 17.4"||7.21 mi||north||947.16 mi|
|24 hours||14° 25' 25.3"||949.40 mi||east||3° 03' 25.6"||210.23 mi||north||979.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Mon 12:32 AM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Mon 2:32 AM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Mon 12:32 AM||1757 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 12:32 AM||2670 km||1659 miles||1442 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sun 11:32 PM||2801 km||1741 miles||1513 nm|| W|
|Apia||Mon 11:32 PM||3070 km||1907 miles||1657 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Mon 11:32 PM||3153 km||1959 miles||1702 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 11:32 PM||3352 km||2083 miles||1810 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island||Mon 4:32 AM||3635 km||2259 miles||1963 nm|| ESE|
|Suva||Mon 10:32 PM||4036 km||2508 miles||2179 nm|| W|
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