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, June 26, 2013 at 16:00:00 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: 85%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||165° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.44 meters/second, 1585.6 km/hour, 985.2 miles/hour or 856.1 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' 27.3"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 28.4"||985.18 mi||west||0° 10' 59.9"||12.60 mi||north||985.54 mi|
|24 hours||12° 39' 02.8"||862.06 mi||east||4° 33' 31.8"||313.31 mi||north||921.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Thu 3:00 AM||627 km||389 miles||338 nm|| W|
|Luganville||Thu 3:00 AM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm|| SSE|
|Port Vila||Thu 3:00 AM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Thu 4:00 AM||1048 km||651 miles||566 nm|| N|
|Noumea||Thu 3:00 AM||1368 km||850 miles||739 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Thu 4:00 AM||1496 km||930 miles||808 nm|| NNE|
|Funafuti||Thu 4:00 AM||1500 km||932 miles||810 nm|| E|
|Suva||Thu 4:00 AM||1651 km||1026 miles||892 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Thu 4:00 AM||1986 km||1234 miles||1073 nm|| NNE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 2:00 AM||2026 km||1259 miles||1094 nm|| W|
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