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 11:42:00 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 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||160° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.68 meters/second, 1525.2 km/hour, 947.7 miles/hour or 823.6 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"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 10.2"||947.58 mi||west||0° 06' 26.4"||7.38 mi||north||947.90 mi|
|24 hours||14° 23' 15.5"||947.68 mi||east||3° 06' 32.3"||213.80 mi||north||979.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Mon 1:42 AM||382 km||237 miles||206 nm|| S|
|Alofi||Mon 12:42 AM||1038 km||645 miles||561 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Mon 1:42 AM||1126 km||700 miles||608 nm|| E|
|Apia||Tue 12:42 AM||1317 km||818 miles||711 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 12:42 AM||1517 km||942 miles||819 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 12:42 AM||1619 km||1006 miles||874 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 1:42 AM||2198 km||1366 miles||1187 nm|| N|
|Suva||Mon 11:42 PM||2266 km||1408 miles||1223 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Mon 11:42 PM||2456 km||1526 miles||1326 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Sun 11:42 PM||2674 km||1662 miles||1444 nm|| NW|
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