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 16:00:00 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 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||170° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.26 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.7 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' 19.0"||1002.74 mi||west||0° 11' 38.4"||13.33 mi||north||1002.76 mi|
|24 hours||348° 16' 30.1"||810.54 mi||west||4° 29' 35.8"||308.76 mi||north||865.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tarawa||Sat 4:00 AM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Sat 4:00 AM||532 km||330 miles||287 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Sat 4:00 AM||559 km||347 miles||302 nm|| N|
|Baker Island||Fri 4:00 AM||1419 km||882 miles||766 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Sat 4:00 AM||1493 km||928 miles||806 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Sat 3:00 AM||1511 km||939 miles||816 nm|| WNW|
|Honiara||Sat 3:00 AM||1762 km||1095 miles||951 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Sat 4:00 AM||1957 km||1216 miles||1056 nm|| NNW|
|Port Vila||Sat 3:00 AM||2212 km||1375 miles||1195 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Sat 5:00 AM||2352 km||1461 miles||1270 nm|| ESE|
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