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 17:00:00 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 17:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||175° 48' ||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' 30.7"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 41.7"||1003.81 mi||west||0° 11' 39.3"||13.35 mi||north||1003.91 mi|
|24 hours||348° 27' 28.0"||798.41 mi||west||4° 33' 51.3"||313.63 mi||north||857.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tarawa||Sat 5:00 AM||375 km||233 miles||202 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Fri 5:00 AM||864 km||537 miles||466 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Sat 5:00 AM||967 km||601 miles||522 nm|| SSE|
|Majuro||Sat 5:00 AM||986 km||613 miles||532 nm|| NNW|
|Yaren||Sat 5:00 AM||988 km||614 miles||533 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 6:00 AM||1741 km||1082 miles||940 nm|| SE|
|Suva||Sat 5:00 AM||1974 km||1227 miles||1066 nm|| S|
|Honiara||Sat 4:00 AM||2015 km||1252 miles||1088 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Sat 6:00 AM||2015 km||1252 miles||1088 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Sat 4:00 AM||2077 km||1290 miles||1121 nm|| SSW|
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