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 Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 00:20:00 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 Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||144° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.90 meters/second, 1558.5 km/hour, 968.4 miles/hour or 841.5 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' 25.0"||16.14 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.14 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 03.3"||968.27 mi||west||0° 08' 39.8"||9.93 mi||north||968.62 mi|
|24 hours||13° 48' 36.9"||927.49 mi||east||3° 52' 00.5"||265.81 mi||north||971.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Thu 10:20 AM||349 km||217 miles||189 nm|| SSE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 10:20 AM||549 km||341 miles||296 nm|| NNE|
|Lae||Thu 10:20 AM||822 km||511 miles||444 nm|| NNE|
|Jayapura||Thu 9:20 AM||1337 km||831 miles||722 nm|| NNW|
|Darwin||Thu 9:50 AM||1533 km||952 miles||828 nm|| W|
|Alice Springs||Thu 9:50 AM||1591 km||989 miles||859 nm|| SW|
|Honiara||Thu 11:20 AM||1712 km||1064 miles||924 nm|| ENE|
|Brisbane||Thu 10:20 AM||1725 km||1072 miles||931 nm|| SSE|
|Manokwari||Thu 9:20 AM||1871 km||1162 miles||1010 nm|| NW|
|Dili||Thu 9:20 AM||2191 km||1361 miles||1183 nm|| WNW|
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