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 Wednesday, July 28, 2010 at 14:14:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, July 28, 2010 at 14:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||173° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.20 meters/second, 1613.5 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.2 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' 35.2"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 35' 18.2"||1002.55 mi||west||0° 12' 08.1"||13.90 mi||north||1002.85 mi|
|24 hours||350° 12' 24.6"||673.03 mi||west||4° 55' 52.6"||338.86 mi||north||755.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Thu 2:14 AM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm|| ESE|
|Tarawa||Thu 2:14 AM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm|| N|
|Yaren||Thu 2:14 AM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Wed 2:14 AM||1329 km||826 miles||718 nm|| NE|
|Port Vila||Thu 1:14 AM||1364 km||847 miles||736 nm|| SSW|
|Suva||Thu 2:14 AM||1382 km||859 miles||746 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Thu 1:14 AM||1540 km||957 miles||832 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Thu 2:14 AM||1540 km||957 miles||832 nm|| N|
|Fakaofo||Wed 3:14 AM||1698 km||1055 miles||917 nm|| ESE|
|Apia||Wed 3:14 AM||1790 km||1112 miles||966 nm|| ESE|
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