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 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: 76%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 18' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.07 meters/second, 1605.9 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.1 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' 29.3"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 17.0"||997.83 mi||west||0° 11' 41.5"||13.39 mi||north||998.08 mi|
|24 hours||347° 59' 28.9"||827.07 mi||west||4° 41' 37.6"||322.53 mi||north||889.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Fri 4:00 AM||363 km||226 miles||196 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Thu 4:00 AM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| NE|
|Tarawa||Fri 4:00 AM||954 km||592 miles||515 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 5:00 AM||1238 km||769 miles||668 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Fri 4:00 AM||1373 km||853 miles||741 nm|| WNW|
|Suva||Fri 4:00 AM||1413 km||878 miles||763 nm|| S|
|Apia||Fri 5:00 AM||1437 km||893 miles||776 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Fri 4:00 AM||1593 km||990 miles||860 nm|| NNW|
|Port Vila||Fri 3:00 AM||1747 km||1085 miles||943 nm|| SW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 5:00 AM||1881 km||1169 miles||1015 nm|| SSE|
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