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 15:40:00 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: 76%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||176° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.01 meters/second, 1605.6 km/hour, 997.7 miles/hour or 867.0 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"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 15.7"||997.70 mi||west||0° 11' 41.3"||13.39 mi||north||997.95 mi|
|24 hours||12° 00' 58.5"||827.51 mi||east||4° 41' 37.7"||322.54 mi||north||890.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Fri 3:40 AM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Thu 3:40 AM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm|| N|
|Rawaki||Fri 4:40 AM||710 km||441 miles||383 nm|| ENE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 4:40 AM||760 km||472 miles||410 nm|| SE|
|Apia||Fri 4:40 AM||1085 km||674 miles||586 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Fri 3:40 AM||1357 km||843 miles||733 nm|| NW|
|Suva||Fri 3:40 AM||1495 km||929 miles||807 nm|| SSW|
|Alofi||Thu 4:40 AM||1685 km||1047 miles||910 nm|| SSE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 4:40 AM||1747 km||1085 miles||943 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Fri 3:40 AM||1881 km||1169 miles||1016 nm|| WNW|
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