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 17:16:00 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 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||169° 14' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.65 meters/second, 1528.7 km/hour, 949.9 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' 41.6"||949.69 mi||west||0° 03' 43.0"||4.26 mi||south||949.53 mi|
|24 hours||13° 35' 19.8"||893.44 mi||east||0° 58' 13.0"||66.74 mi||south||893.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Sat 6:16 AM||125 km||77 miles||67 nm|| SW|
|Pago Pago||Sat 6:16 AM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm|| NNW|
|Neiafu||Sun 6:16 AM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sun 7:16 AM||547 km||340 miles||296 nm|| NNW|
|Pangai||Sun 6:16 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm|| WSW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Sun 7:16 AM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm|| NNW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 6:16 AM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 6:16 AM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| NNW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 7:16 AM||1050 km||652 miles||567 nm|| ESE|
|Suva||Sun 5:16 AM||1305 km||811 miles||705 nm|| W|
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