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 Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 15:00:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||173° 18' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.41 meters/second, 1610.7 km/hour, 1000.8 miles/hour or 869.7 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' 29.0"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 08.6"||1000.82 mi||west||0° 12' 01.4"||13.77 mi||north||1001.00 mi|
|24 hours||347° 53' 22.7"||836.70 mi||west||4° 45' 46.4"||327.27 mi||north||899.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tarawa||Fri 3:00 AM||474 km||294 miles||256 nm|| N|
|Yaren||Fri 3:00 AM||756 km||470 miles||408 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Fri 3:00 AM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Fri 3:00 AM||1131 km||703 miles||611 nm|| NNW|
|Baker Island||Thu 3:00 AM||1186 km||737 miles||640 nm|| ENE|
|Honiara||Fri 2:00 AM||1646 km||1023 miles||889 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Fri 2:00 AM||1734 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| SSW|
|Suva||Fri 3:00 AM||1780 km||1106 miles||961 nm|| SSE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 4:00 AM||1856 km||1153 miles||1002 nm|| ESE|
|Palikir||Fri 2:00 AM||1999 km||1242 miles||1080 nm|| WNW|
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