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 15:50:00 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: 76%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||179° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.04 meters/second, 1605.8 km/hour, 997.8 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' 16.3"||997.76 mi||west||0° 11' 41.4"||13.39 mi||north||998.01 mi|
|24 hours||12° 00' 44.7"||827.29 mi||east||4° 41' 37.7"||322.54 mi||north||890.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Fri 3:50 AM||382 km||237 miles||206 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 3:50 AM||693 km||431 miles||374 nm|| NNE|
|Rawaki||Fri 4:50 AM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm|| E|
|Fakaofo||Fri 4:50 AM||992 km||616 miles||535 nm|| ESE|
|Tarawa||Fri 3:50 AM||1141 km||709 miles||616 nm|| NW|
|Apia||Fri 4:50 AM||1245 km||774 miles||672 nm|| SE|
|Suva||Fri 3:50 AM||1431 km||889 miles||772 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Fri 3:50 AM||1625 km||1009 miles||877 nm|| WNW|
|Majuro||Fri 3:50 AM||1744 km||1084 miles||942 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 4:50 AM||1796 km||1116 miles||970 nm|| SSE|
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