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 Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 17:06:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 17:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||166° 50' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.68 meters/second, 1528.8 km/hour, 950.0 miles/hour or 825.5 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' 26.6"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 42.3"||949.76 mi||west||0° 03' 44.0"||4.28 mi||south||949.60 mi|
|24 hours||13° 35' 06.5"||893.25 mi||east||0° 58' 40.5"||67.27 mi||south||893.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Sat 6:06 AM||342 km||212 miles||185 nm|| WSW|
|Pago Pago||Sat 6:06 AM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| NW|
|Apia *||Sun 7:06 AM||710 km||441 miles||384 nm|| NW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Sun 7:06 AM||754 km||468 miles||407 nm|| NW|
|Neiafu||Sun 6:06 AM||758 km||471 miles||409 nm|| W|
|Pangai||Sun 6:06 AM||814 km||506 miles||439 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 7:06 AM||816 km||507 miles||440 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Sun 6:06 AM||939 km||583 miles||507 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 6:06 AM||1079 km||670 miles||583 nm|| NNW|
|Suva||Sun 5:06 AM||1560 km||969 miles||842 nm|| W|
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