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 16, 2013 at 03:28:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 03:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||144° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.27 meters/second, 1585.0 km/hour, 984.9 miles/hour or 855.8 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' 29.7"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||south||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 44.6"||984.72 mi||west||0° 09' 46.6"||11.20 mi||south||984.51 mi|
|24 hours||12° 27' 58.7"||846.88 mi||east||3° 39' 19.2"||251.29 mi||south||877.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Mon 5:58 PM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm|| ENE|
|Papeete||Mon 5:28 PM||886 km||550 miles||478 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 5:28 PM||1951 km||1212 miles||1053 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 5:28 PM||1965 km||1221 miles||1061 nm|| NW|
|Adamstown||Mon 7:28 PM||2220 km||1380 miles||1199 nm|| SE|
|Alofi||Mon 4:28 PM||2826 km||1756 miles||1526 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 4:28 PM||2881 km||1790 miles||1556 nm|| W|
|Apia||Tue 4:28 PM||2930 km||1820 miles||1582 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Tue 4:28 PM||3419 km||2124 miles||1846 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Mon 3:28 PM||3694 km||2295 miles||1995 nm|| WNW|
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