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 Saturday, July 27, 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 36' ||North|
|Longitude: ||177° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.97 meters/second, 1605.5 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 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' 30.9"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 01.0"||997.58 mi||west||0° 10' 42.3"||12.26 mi||north||997.48 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 07.9"||791.57 mi||east||4° 02' 11.1"||277.42 mi||north||835.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Sat 4:00 AM||715 km||444 miles||386 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Sun 4:00 AM||1213 km||754 miles||655 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Sun 4:00 AM||1265 km||786 miles||683 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sun 4:00 AM||1714 km||1065 miles||925 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 5:00 AM||1892 km||1175 miles||1021 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Sun 4:00 AM||1916 km||1191 miles||1035 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Sun 4:00 AM||2228 km||1385 miles||1203 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 6:00 AM||2284 km||1419 miles||1233 nm|| ESE|
|Apia||Sun 5:00 AM||2342 km||1455 miles||1265 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Sat 5:00 AM||2393 km||1487 miles||1292 nm|| N|
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