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, April 24, 2014 at 17:02:00 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: 24%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||132° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.76 meters/second, 1604.7 km/hour, 997.1 miles/hour or 866.5 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' 28.6"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 43.5"||997.11 mi||west||0° 11' 03.0"||12.66 mi||north||997.34 mi|
|24 hours||12° 24' 37.9"||854.68 mi||east||4° 30' 40.3"||309.99 mi||north||911.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Thu 7:32 AM||896 km||557 miles||484 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Thu 9:02 AM||2186 km||1358 miles||1180 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Thu 7:02 AM||2316 km||1439 miles||1250 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 7:02 AM||2906 km||1806 miles||1569 nm|| WNW|
|Easter Island *||Thu 12:02 PM||3411 km||2120 miles||1842 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 7:02 AM||3450 km||2144 miles||1863 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Thu 7:02 AM||4072 km||2530 miles||2198 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 6:02 AM||4327 km||2689 miles||2336 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Thu 6:02 AM||4357 km||2707 miles||2352 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Fri 6:02 AM||4433 km||2755 miles||2394 nm|| WSW|
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