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 16:20:00 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 16:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||173° 28' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.13 meters/second, 1606.1 km/hour, 998.0 miles/hour or 867.2 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' 18.2"||997.96 mi||west||0° 11' 41.8"||13.40 mi||north||998.21 mi|
|24 hours||347° 59' 56.4"||826.63 mi||west||4° 41' 37.4"||322.53 mi||north||889.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Fri 4:20 AM||728 km||452 miles||393 nm|| ESE|
|Tarawa||Fri 4:20 AM||745 km||463 miles||402 nm|| N|
|Yaren||Fri 4:20 AM||899 km||558 miles||485 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Thu 4:20 AM||1273 km||791 miles||687 nm|| ENE|
|Majuro||Fri 4:20 AM||1400 km||870 miles||756 nm|| N|
|Port Vila||Fri 3:20 AM||1485 km||923 miles||802 nm|| SSW|
|Suva||Fri 4:20 AM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Fri 3:20 AM||1560 km||969 miles||842 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 5:20 AM||1748 km||1086 miles||944 nm|| ESE|
|Apia||Fri 5:20 AM||1874 km||1164 miles||1012 nm|| ESE|
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