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 00:30:00 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 Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||142° 30' ||East|
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"||968.37 mi||west||0° 08' 40.8"||9.95 mi||north||968.72 mi|
|24 hours||13° 48' 27.9"||927.42 mi||east||3° 52' 20.1"||266.19 mi||north||971.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Thu 10:30 AM||488 km||303 miles||264 nm|| SE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 10:30 AM||705 km||438 miles||381 nm|| NE|
|Lae||Thu 10:30 AM||928 km||577 miles||501 nm|| NNE|
|Jayapura||Thu 9:30 AM||1267 km||787 miles||684 nm|| N|
|Darwin||Thu 10:00 AM||1274 km||792 miles||688 nm|| W|
|Alice Springs||Thu 10:00 AM||1419 km||882 miles||766 nm|| SW|
|Manokwari||Thu 9:30 AM||1711 km||1063 miles||924 nm|| NNW|
|Brisbane||Thu 10:30 AM||1861 km||1157 miles||1005 nm|| SE|
|Dili||Thu 9:30 AM||1939 km||1205 miles||1047 nm|| WNW|
|Honiara||Thu 11:30 AM||1964 km||1220 miles||1060 nm|| ENE|
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