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 Friday, June 28, 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: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||164° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.69 meters/second, 1615.3 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 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' 30.6"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 38.0"||1003.69 mi||west||0° 11' 40.4"||13.37 mi||north||1003.80 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 42.1"||799.72 mi||east||4° 34' 37.2"||314.50 mi||north||858.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rawaki||Sat 4:40 AM||730 km||453 miles||394 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 5:40 AM||886 km||550 miles||478 nm|| ENE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 4:40 AM||1187 km||738 miles||641 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Fri 3:40 AM||1297 km||806 miles||701 nm|| W|
|Apia||Sat 4:40 AM||1636 km||1017 miles||883 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Sat 3:40 AM||1964 km||1220 miles||1060 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Fri 4:40 AM||2099 km||1305 miles||1134 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 5:40 AM||2333 km||1450 miles||1260 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Sat 3:40 AM||2476 km||1538 miles||1337 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Fri 5:40 AM||2501 km||1554 miles||1350 nm|| SE|
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