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 17:10:00 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 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||173° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.75 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' 42.1"||1003.83 mi||west||0° 11' 39.3"||13.35 mi||north||1003.93 mi|
|24 hours||348° 27' 36.6"||798.25 mi||west||4° 33' 45.3"||313.51 mi||north||857.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tarawa||Sat 5:10 AM||210 km||131 miles||113 nm|| NNW|
|Yaren||Sat 5:10 AM||719 km||447 miles||388 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Sat 5:10 AM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm|| NNW|
|Funafuti||Sat 5:10 AM||1103 km||685 miles||595 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Fri 5:10 AM||1132 km||703 miles||611 nm|| E|
|Honiara||Sat 4:10 AM||1788 km||1111 miles||966 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Sat 4:10 AM||1875 km||1165 miles||1012 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 6:10 AM||1970 km||1224 miles||1064 nm|| ESE|
|Port Vila||Sat 4:10 AM||1991 km||1237 miles||1075 nm|| SSW|
|Suva||Sat 5:10 AM||2033 km||1263 miles||1098 nm|| SSE|
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