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 16:10:00 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 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||172° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.71 meters/second, 1615.4 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' 39.3"||1003.74 mi||west||0° 11' 40.1"||13.36 mi||north||1003.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 15.4"||799.23 mi||east||4° 34' 20.2"||314.18 mi||north||858.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rawaki||Sat 5:10 AM||375 km||233 miles||202 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Fri 4:10 AM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 5:10 AM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Sat 4:10 AM||1297 km||806 miles||700 nm|| SW|
|Apia||Sat 5:10 AM||1460 km||907 miles||788 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Sat 6:10 AM||1669 km||1037 miles||901 nm|| E|
|Tarawa||Sat 4:10 AM||1672 km||1039 miles||903 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Sat 4:10 AM||2043 km||1270 miles||1103 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Fri 5:10 AM||2050 km||1274 miles||1107 nm|| S|
|Suva||Sat 4:10 AM||2194 km||1363 miles||1185 nm|| SSW|
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