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 18:58:00 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 18:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||147° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.80 meters/second, 1615.7 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.4 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' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 46.9"||1003.95 mi||west||0° 11' 37.6"||13.32 mi||north||1004.04 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 52.6"||796.53 mi||east||4° 32' 39.6"||312.26 mi||north||854.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lae||Sat 4:58 AM||734 km||456 miles||397 nm|| S|
|Jayapura||Sat 3:58 AM||777 km||483 miles||419 nm|| WSW|
|Port Moresby||Sat 4:58 AM||1035 km||643 miles||559 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Sat 5:58 AM||1439 km||894 miles||777 nm|| ENE|
|Manokwari||Sat 3:58 AM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm|| W|
|Hagåtña||Sat 4:58 AM||1526 km||948 miles||824 nm|| N|
|Melekeok||Sat 3:58 AM||1634 km||1015 miles||882 nm|| WNW|
|Honiara||Sat 5:58 AM||1746 km||1085 miles||943 nm|| SE|
|Cairns||Sat 4:58 AM||1868 km||1161 miles||1009 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Sat 6:58 AM||2190 km||1361 miles||1182 nm|| E|
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