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 5, 2014 at 04:40:00 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||179° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.49 meters/second, 1585.8 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 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' 30.0"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.17 mi||north||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 05.4"||985.28 mi||west||0° 09' 07.8"||10.46 mi||north||985.09 mi|
|24 hours||348° 04' 58.1"||809.72 mi||west||3° 18' 44.3"||227.70 mi||north||836.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Wed 4:40 PM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Tue 4:40 PM||1256 km||780 miles||678 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Wed 4:40 PM||1270 km||789 miles||686 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Wed 4:40 PM||1673 km||1040 miles||903 nm|| NW|
|Yaren||Wed 4:40 PM||1882 km||1169 miles||1016 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Tue 5:40 PM||1950 km||1212 miles||1053 nm|| N|
|Funafuti||Wed 4:40 PM||2141 km||1330 miles||1156 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Wed 3:40 PM||2393 km||1487 miles||1292 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Wed 5:40 PM||2455 km||1526 miles||1326 nm|| SSE|
|Honolulu||Tue 6:40 PM||2674 km||1662 miles||1444 nm|| ENE|
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