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 15:50:00 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: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||167° 17' ||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' 38.4"||1003.71 mi||west||0° 11' 40.3"||13.37 mi||north||1003.82 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 33.1"||799.55 mi||east||4° 34' 31.7"||314.40 mi||north||858.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rawaki||Sat 4:50 AM||507 km||315 miles||274 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Fri 3:50 AM||1029 km||639 miles||556 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 4:50 AM||1053 km||654 miles||569 nm|| SSW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 5:50 AM||1143 km||710 miles||617 nm|| ENE|
|Apia||Sat 4:50 AM||1534 km||953 miles||828 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Sat 3:50 AM||1729 km||1074 miles||933 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Fri 4:50 AM||2049 km||1273 miles||1107 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Sat 3:50 AM||2208 km||1372 miles||1192 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Fri 5:50 AM||2413 km||1499 miles||1303 nm|| SSE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 4:50 AM||2418 km||1503 miles||1306 nm|| SSW|
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