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 19:30:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||131° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.28 meters/second, 1577.8 km/hour, 980.4 miles/hour or 852.0 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' 25.7"||16.34 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 45.9"||980.34 mi||west||0° 10' 17.5"||11.79 mi||north||980.69 mi|
|24 hours||13° 30' 20.5"||917.59 mi||east||4° 23' 43.8"||302.10 mi||north||971.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Thu 10:00 AM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Thu 11:30 AM||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Thu 9:30 AM||2081 km||1293 miles||1123 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Thu 2:30 PM||2939 km||1826 miles||1587 nm|| SE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 9:30 AM||3185 km||1979 miles||1720 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 9:30 AM||3226 km||2005 miles||1742 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Thu 8:30 AM||4218 km||2621 miles||2278 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 8:30 AM||4352 km||2704 miles||2350 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Fri 9:30 AM||4384 km||2724 miles||2367 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Thu 9:30 AM||4576 km||2844 miles||2471 nm|| NW|
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