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 15:00:00 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: 77%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||167° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.89 meters/second, 1605.2 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||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 13.0"||997.43 mi||west||0° 11' 40.7"||13.38 mi||north||997.68 mi|
|24 hours||12° 01' 54.2"||828.39 mi||east||4° 41' 37.3"||322.53 mi||north||891.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rawaki||Fri 4:00 AM||438 km||272 miles||236 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 4:00 AM||611 km||380 miles||330 nm|| SW|
|Apia||Fri 4:00 AM||1042 km||648 miles||563 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 3:00 AM||1210 km||752 miles||653 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 5:00 AM||1372 km||853 miles||741 nm|| NE|
|Alofi||Thu 4:00 AM||1521 km||945 miles||821 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Fri 3:00 AM||1534 km||953 miles||828 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 5:00 AM||1911 km||1187 miles||1032 nm|| SSE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 4:00 AM||1926 km||1197 miles||1040 nm|| SSW|
|Suva||Fri 3:00 AM||2090 km||1299 miles||1129 nm|| SW|
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