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 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: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||169° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.70 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' 39.0"||1003.72 mi||west||0° 11' 40.3"||13.37 mi||north||1003.83 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 24.2"||799.39 mi||east||4° 34' 26.0"||314.29 mi||north||858.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rawaki||Sat 5:00 AM||355 km||221 miles||192 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Fri 4:00 AM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 5:00 AM||976 km||607 miles||527 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Sat 6:00 AM||1405 km||873 miles||758 nm|| ENE|
|Apia||Sat 5:00 AM||1473 km||915 miles||795 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Sat 4:00 AM||1504 km||935 miles||812 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Sat 4:00 AM||1940 km||1205 miles||1047 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Fri 5:00 AM||2033 km||1263 miles||1098 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Sat 4:00 AM||2291 km||1424 miles||1237 nm|| WNW|
|Suva||Sat 4:00 AM||2328 km||1446 miles||1257 nm|| SSW|
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