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 18:40:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||133° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.31 meters/second, 1552.7 km/hour, 964.8 miles/hour or 838.4 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' 52.8"||964.70 mi||west||0° 08' 05.6"||9.28 mi||north||965.04 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 34.4"||929.79 mi||east||3° 40' 18.2"||252.42 mi||north||970.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Wed 9:10 AM||913 km||568 miles||493 nm|| NW|
|Gambier Islands||Wed 9:40 AM||951 km||591 miles||514 nm|| S|
|Adamstown||Wed 10:40 AM||1202 km||747 miles||649 nm|| SSE|
|Papeete||Wed 8:40 AM||1758 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Wed 1:40 PM||2849 km||1770 miles||1538 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Wed 8:40 AM||2883 km||1791 miles||1557 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 8:40 AM||3210 km||1994 miles||1733 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Wed 7:40 AM||3915 km||2432 miles||2114 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Thu 8:40 AM||4137 km||2571 miles||2234 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Thu 7:40 AM||4156 km||2583 miles||2244 nm|| W|
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