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, February 27, 2013 at 14:46:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||160° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.72 meters/second, 1611.8 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 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' 30.6"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 35.1"||1001.46 mi||west||0° 11' 39.1"||13.34 mi||south||1001.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 53.8"||824.67 mi||east||4° 33' 31.4"||313.28 mi||south||879.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arawa||Thu 12:46 AM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm|| WSW|
|Gizo||Thu 1:46 AM||588 km||365 miles||317 nm|| SW|
|Honiara||Thu 1:46 AM||617 km||384 miles||333 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Thu 2:46 AM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Thu 1:46 AM||1208 km||751 miles||652 nm|| N|
|Port Moresby||Thu 12:46 AM||1548 km||962 miles||836 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 2:46 AM||1557 km||967 miles||841 nm|| ENE|
|Majuro||Thu 2:46 AM||1738 km||1080 miles||939 nm|| NE|
|Port Vila||Thu 1:46 AM||1782 km||1108 miles||962 nm|| SSE|
|Cairns||Thu 12:46 AM||2125 km||1320 miles||1147 nm|| SW|
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