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 16:50:00 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 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||166° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.22 meters/second, 1606.4 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 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"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 20.2"||998.16 mi||west||0° 11' 42.1"||13.40 mi||north||998.40 mi|
|24 hours||11° 59' 22.6"||825.98 mi||east||4° 41' 36.7"||322.52 mi||north||888.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Fri 4:50 AM||522 km||325 miles||282 nm|| N|
|Honiara||Fri 3:50 AM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Fri 4:50 AM||1051 km||653 miles||567 nm|| NE|
|Port Vila||Fri 3:50 AM||1405 km||873 miles||758 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Fri 4:50 AM||1474 km||916 miles||796 nm|| NNE|
|Funafuti||Fri 4:50 AM||1482 km||921 miles||800 nm|| ESE|
|Palikir||Fri 3:50 AM||1612 km||1001 miles||870 nm|| NNW|
|Suva||Fri 4:50 AM||1951 km||1213 miles||1054 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Thu 4:50 AM||2014 km||1251 miles||1087 nm|| ENE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 2:50 AM||2153 km||1338 miles||1162 nm|| WSW|
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