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 Friday, July 26, 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: 80%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, July 26, 2013 at 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||174° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.30 meters/second, 1613.9 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 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' 30.2"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 16.8"||1002.81 mi||west||0° 11' 40.1"||13.36 mi||north||1002.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 44' 12.9"||811.46 mi||east||4° 30' 30.5"||309.81 mi||north||866.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Fri 3:00 AM||283 km||176 miles||153 nm|| SW|
|Rawaki||Sat 4:00 AM||757 km||470 miles||409 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 4:00 AM||1301 km||808 miles||702 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Sat 3:00 AM||1342 km||834 miles||725 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Sat 3:00 AM||1383 km||859 miles||747 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Sat 3:00 AM||1680 km||1044 miles||907 nm|| WNW|
|Apia||Sat 4:00 AM||1768 km||1099 miles||955 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Sat 5:00 AM||1919 km||1193 miles||1036 nm|| E|
|Yaren||Sat 3:00 AM||2077 km||1290 miles||1121 nm|| W|
|Suva||Sat 3:00 AM||2346 km||1457 miles||1266 nm|| SSW|
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