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 19:30:00 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: 9%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||145° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.54 meters/second, 1553.6 km/hour, 965.3 miles/hour or 838.9 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"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.16 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 54.3"||965.22 mi||west||0° 08' 10.8"||9.37 mi||north||965.56 mi|
|24 hours||13° 52' 51.9"||929.47 mi||east||3° 42' 05.3"||254.46 mi||north||970.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Wed 9:30 AM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm|| SW|
|Taiohae||Wed 10:00 AM||890 km||553 miles||481 nm|| NE|
|Rarotonga||Wed 9:30 AM||1691 km||1051 miles||913 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Wed 11:30 AM||1979 km||1230 miles||1068 nm|| SE|
|Kiritimati||Thu 9:30 AM||2242 km||1393 miles||1210 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Wed 8:30 AM||2657 km||1651 miles||1434 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Thu 9:30 AM||2845 km||1768 miles||1536 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Thu 8:30 AM||2868 km||1782 miles||1549 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Thu 8:30 AM||3235 km||2010 miles||1747 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Wed 7:30 AM||3790 km||2355 miles||2046 nm|| WNW|
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