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 19, 2014 at 16:56:00 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: 80%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||158° 31' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.44 meters/second, 1592.8 km/hour, 989.7 miles/hour or 860.0 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' 31.3"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 18.5"||989.62 mi||west||0° 09' 04.0"||10.39 mi||south||989.44 mi|
|24 hours||11° 44' 12.4"||799.85 mi||east||3° 24' 19.6"||234.09 mi||south||828.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Thu 3:56 AM||166 km||103 miles||90 nm|| ENE|
|Gizo||Thu 3:56 AM||271 km||168 miles||146 nm|| NW|
|Arawa||Thu 2:56 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| NW|
|Port Moresby||Thu 2:56 AM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm|| W|
|Port Vila||Thu 3:56 AM||1368 km||850 miles||739 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Thu 4:56 AM||1392 km||865 miles||752 nm|| NE|
|Cairns||Thu 2:56 AM||1582 km||983 miles||854 nm|| WSW|
|Palikir||Thu 3:56 AM||1860 km||1156 miles||1004 nm|| N|
|Brisbane||Thu 2:56 AM||2028 km||1260 miles||1095 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 4:56 AM||2036 km||1265 miles||1099 nm|| NE|
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