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 00:40:00 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 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||140° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.00 meters/second, 1558.8 km/hour, 968.6 miles/hour or 841.7 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"||0.17 mi||north||16.14 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 04.0"||968.48 mi||west||0° 08' 41.7"||9.96 mi||north||968.83 mi|
|24 hours||13° 48' 18.8"||927.34 mi||east||3° 52' 39.8"||266.56 mi||north||971.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Thu 10:40 AM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm|| ESE|
|Tennant Creek||Thu 10:10 AM||901 km||560 miles||486 nm|| SW|
|Port Moresby||Thu 10:40 AM||912 km||566 miles||492 nm|| ENE|
|Darwin||Thu 10:10 AM||1015 km||631 miles||548 nm|| W|
|Jayapura||Thu 9:40 AM||1251 km||777 miles||675 nm|| N|
|Alice Springs||Thu 10:10 AM||1274 km||792 miles||688 nm|| SSW|
|Manokwari||Thu 9:40 AM||1581 km||982 miles||854 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Thu 9:40 AM||1690 km||1050 miles||912 nm|| WNW|
|Brisbane||Thu 10:40 AM||2020 km||1255 miles||1091 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Thu 11:40 AM||2218 km||1378 miles||1197 nm|| E|
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