Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:30:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 8%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:17 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.95 meters/second, 1558.6 km/hour, 968.5 miles/hour or 841.6 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' 03.7"||968.29 mi||West||0° 08' 40.7"||9.94 mi||North||968.64 mi|
|24 hours||13° 48' 28.9"||927.36 mi||East||3° 52' 17.9"||266.13 mi||North||971.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Weipa||Thu 10:30 AM||167 km||104 miles||90 nm||NW|
|Cairns||Thu 10:30 AM||468 km||291 miles||252 nm||SE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 10:30 AM||685 km||425 miles||370 nm||NE|
|Lae||Thu 10:30 AM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm||NNE|
|Jayapura||Thu 9:30 AM||1272 km||791 miles||687 nm||N|
|Darwin||Thu 10:00 AM||1303 km||810 miles||703 nm||W|
|Alice Springs||Thu 10:00 AM||1436 km||892 miles||776 nm||SW|
|Manokwari||Thu 9:30 AM||1728 km||1074 miles||933 nm||NW|
|Brisbane||Thu 10:30 AM||1845 km||1146 miles||996 nm||SSE|
|Honiara||Thu 11:30 AM||1935 km||1203 miles||1045 nm||ENE|
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