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 23:30:00 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: 8%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 60' ||South|
|Longitude: ||156° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.67 meters/second, 1557.6 km/hour, 967.9 miles/hour or 841.0 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' 25.0"||16.13 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 01.8"||967.74 mi||west||0° 08' 34.9"||9.83 mi||north||968.09 mi|
|24 hours||13° 49' 21.7"||927.85 mi||east||3° 50' 21.0"||263.92 mi||north||971.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Thu 10:30 AM||604 km||375 miles||326 nm|| NNE|
|Gizo||Thu 10:30 AM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm|| N|
|Arawa||Thu 9:30 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm|| N|
|Port Moresby||Thu 9:30 AM||1174 km||730 miles||634 nm|| WNW|
|Cairns||Thu 9:30 AM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Thu 10:30 AM||1288 km||800 miles||695 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Thu 10:30 AM||1361 km||845 miles||735 nm|| SE|
|Brisbane||Thu 9:30 AM||1545 km||960 miles||834 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Thu 11:30 AM||1852 km||1151 miles||1000 nm|| NE|
|Jayapura||Thu 8:30 AM||2188 km||1360 miles||1181 nm|| NW|
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