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 15:50:00 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 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||161° 14' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.49 meters/second, 1611.0 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.9 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' 29.1"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 11.4"||1001.01 mi||west||0° 12' 01.3"||13.77 mi||north||1001.19 mi|
|24 hours||12° 05' 40.4"||835.73 mi||east||4° 45' 28.7"||326.93 mi||north||898.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Fri 3:50 AM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm|| ENE|
|Arawa||Fri 1:50 AM||741 km||460 miles||400 nm|| WSW|
|Honiara||Fri 2:50 AM||759 km||472 miles||410 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Fri 2:50 AM||1116 km||693 miles||602 nm|| NNW|
|Tarawa||Fri 3:50 AM||1386 km||861 miles||748 nm|| ENE|
|Majuro||Fri 3:50 AM||1552 km||965 miles||838 nm|| NE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 1:50 AM||1725 km||1072 miles||931 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Fri 2:50 AM||1835 km||1140 miles||991 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Fri 3:50 AM||2093 km||1301 miles||1130 nm|| ESE|
|Jayapura||Fri 12:50 AM||2283 km||1419 miles||1233 nm|| W|
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