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 18:00:00 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: 65%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 18:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||161° 17' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.77 meters/second, 1615.6 km/hour, 1003.9 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' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.5"||1003.89 mi||west||0° 11' 38.5"||13.33 mi||north||1003.98 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 40.9"||797.45 mi||east||4° 33' 15.4"||312.94 mi||north||856.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Sat 6:00 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Sat 5:00 AM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm|| NNW|
|Arawa||Sat 4:00 AM||914 km||568 miles||493 nm|| SW|
|Gizo||Sat 5:00 AM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Sat 5:00 AM||1022 km||635 miles||552 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Sat 6:00 AM||1318 km||819 miles||712 nm|| E|
|Majuro||Sat 6:00 AM||1374 km||854 miles||742 nm|| NE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 4:00 AM||1862 km||1157 miles||1005 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Sat 5:00 AM||2078 km||1291 miles||1122 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Sat 6:00 AM||2187 km||1359 miles||1181 nm|| ESE|
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