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 Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 14:50:00 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: 77%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 14:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||164° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.86 meters/second, 1605.1 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.7 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' 29.1"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 12.3"||997.36 mi||west||0° 11' 40.6"||13.37 mi||north||997.62 mi|
|24 hours||12° 02' 08.1"||828.62 mi||east||4° 41' 37.2"||322.52 mi||north||891.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rawaki||Fri 3:50 AM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 3:50 AM||823 km||511 miles||444 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 4:50 AM||1171 km||727 miles||632 nm|| NE|
|Apia||Fri 3:50 AM||1189 km||739 miles||642 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Thu 2:50 AM||1447 km||899 miles||781 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Thu 3:50 AM||1589 km||987 miles||858 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 2:50 AM||1794 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 4:50 AM||1813 km||1127 miles||979 nm|| SSE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 3:50 AM||2053 km||1276 miles||1109 nm|| SSW|
|Papeete||Thu 4:50 AM||2120 km||1317 miles||1145 nm|| SE|
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