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 Saturday, June 29, 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: 55%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 17:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||172° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.06 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 31.5"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 32.8"||1002.28 mi||west||0° 11' 03.5"||12.67 mi||north||1002.24 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 28.4"||779.10 mi||east||4° 14' 21.3"||291.33 mi||north||829.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Sat 5:00 AM||604 km||375 miles||326 nm|| SW|
|Rawaki||Sun 6:00 AM||890 km||553 miles||481 nm|| SSE|
|Fakaofo||Sun 6:00 AM||1496 km||930 miles||808 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Sun 5:00 AM||1621 km||1007 miles||875 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sun 5:00 AM||1660 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| SSW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 7:00 AM||1722 km||1070 miles||930 nm|| E|
|Majuro||Sun 5:00 AM||1819 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| WNW|
|Apia||Sun 6:00 AM||1984 km||1233 miles||1071 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Sun 5:00 AM||2328 km||1446 miles||1257 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Sat 7:00 AM||2489 km||1547 miles||1344 nm|| NE|
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