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 16:54:00 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 16:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||177° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.74 meters/second, 1615.5 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' 41.4"||1003.80 mi||west||0° 11' 39.5"||13.35 mi||north||1003.91 mi|
|24 hours||348° 27' 22.8"||798.51 mi||west||4° 33' 54.8"||313.69 mi||north||857.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tarawa||Sat 4:54 AM||518 km||322 miles||279 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Fri 4:54 AM||703 km||437 miles||380 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Sat 4:54 AM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm|| SSE|
|Majuro||Sat 4:54 AM||1080 km||671 miles||583 nm|| NW|
|Yaren||Sat 4:54 AM||1150 km||714 miles||621 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 5:54 AM||1610 km||1000 miles||869 nm|| SE|
|Apia||Sat 5:54 AM||1908 km||1186 miles||1030 nm|| SE|
|Suva||Sat 4:54 AM||1955 km||1215 miles||1056 nm|| S|
|Port Vila||Sat 3:54 AM||2142 km||1331 miles||1157 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Sat 3:54 AM||2155 km||1339 miles||1164 nm|| WSW|
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