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 26, 2014 at 18:30:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||130° 60' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.27 meters/second, 1552.6 km/hour, 964.7 miles/hour or 838.3 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' 24.8"||16.08 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 52.4"||964.59 mi||west||0° 08' 04.5"||9.26 mi||north||964.93 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 43.0"||929.85 mi||east||3° 39' 56.7"||252.01 mi||north||970.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Wed 10:30 AM||1153 km||716 miles||622 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Wed 8:30 AM||2010 km||1249 miles||1085 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Wed 1:30 PM||2632 km||1636 miles||1421 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Wed 8:30 AM||3128 km||1944 miles||1689 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 8:30 AM||3432 km||2132 miles||1853 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Wed 7:30 AM||4167 km||2589 miles||2250 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Thu 8:30 AM||4395 km||2731 miles||2373 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Thu 7:30 AM||4723 km||2935 miles||2550 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Wed 8:30 AM||4947 km||3074 miles||2671 nm|| NW|
|Mexico City||Wed 12:30 PM||5140 km||3194 miles||2776 nm|| NE|
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