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 Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 17:48:00 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: 26%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 20' ||North|
|Longitude: ||150° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.39 meters/second, 1560.2 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.4 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' 31.7"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||north||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 43.7"||969.31 mi||west||0° 06' 56.3"||7.95 mi||north||969.08 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 17.0"||758.72 mi||east||2° 24' 59.6"||166.18 mi||north||772.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Tue 7:48 AM||683 km||424 miles||369 nm|| NW|
|Honolulu||Tue 7:48 AM||1018 km||632 miles||550 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 7:48 AM||1666 km||1035 miles||899 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Tue 6:48 AM||3109 km||1932 miles||1679 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Tue 5:48 AM||3307 km||2055 miles||1786 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 6:48 AM||3560 km||2212 miles||1922 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Tue 7:48 AM||3637 km||2260 miles||1964 nm|| S|
|San Francisco *||Tue 10:48 AM||3717 km||2309 miles||2007 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 10:48 AM||3843 km||2388 miles||2075 nm|| NE|
|Apia||Wed 6:48 AM||3984 km||2475 miles||2151 nm|| SW|
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