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 16:50:00 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 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.73 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 41.3"||1003.80 mi||west||0° 11' 39.6"||13.35 mi||north||1003.90 mi|
|24 hours||348° 27' 19.3"||798.57 mi||west||4° 33' 57.1"||313.74 mi||north||857.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Fri 4:50 AM||596 km||371 miles||322 nm|| E|
|Tarawa||Sat 4:50 AM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Sat 4:50 AM||892 km||554 miles||482 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Sat 4:50 AM||1151 km||715 miles||621 nm|| NW|
|Yaren||Sat 4:50 AM||1257 km||781 miles||679 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 5:50 AM||1525 km||948 miles||824 nm|| SE|
|Apia||Sat 5:50 AM||1841 km||1144 miles||994 nm|| SE|
|Suva||Sat 4:50 AM||1950 km||1211 miles||1053 nm|| S|
|Port Vila||Sat 3:50 AM||2191 km||1362 miles||1183 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Sat 3:50 AM||2250 km||1398 miles||1215 nm|| WSW|
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