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, February 28, 2013 at 14:08:00 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: 91%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.57 meters/second, 1596.8 km/hour, 992.2 miles/hour or 862.2 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' 29.5"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 36.7"||992.13 mi||west||0° 11' 01.8"||12.63 mi||south||991.98 mi|
|24 hours||12° 23' 24.8"||848.17 mi||east||4° 11' 06.9"||287.68 mi||south||890.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Fri 2:08 AM||215 km||133 miles||116 nm|| W|
|Mata-Utu||Fri 2:08 AM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm|| SSE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 3:08 AM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| E|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Fri 4:08 AM||942 km||585 miles||509 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Thu 2:08 AM||974 km||606 miles||526 nm|| NNE|
|Apia *||Fri 4:08 AM||987 km||613 miles||533 nm|| SE|
|Suva||Fri 2:08 AM||1128 km||701 miles||609 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Fri 2:08 AM||1404 km||872 miles||758 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 3:08 AM||1474 km||916 miles||796 nm|| SSE|
|Alofi||Thu 3:08 AM||1532 km||952 miles||827 nm|| SE|
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