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 21:38:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 21:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||162° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.85 meters/second, 1579.9 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.1 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"||16.36 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.36 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 51.1"||981.62 mi||west||0° 10' 26.6"||11.96 mi||north||981.96 mi|
|24 hours||13° 28' 15.0"||916.32 mi||east||4° 26' 27.9"||305.22 mi||north||971.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fakaofo||Fri 10:38 AM||986 km||613 miles||532 nm|| W|
|Pago Pago||Thu 10:38 AM||1003 km||623 miles||542 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 11:38 AM||1094 km||679 miles||590 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 11:38 AM||1220 km||758 miles||659 nm|| SSE|
|Alofi||Thu 10:38 AM||1252 km||778 miles||676 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 11:38 AM||1473 km||915 miles||795 nm|| NNE|
|Papeete||Thu 11:38 AM||1582 km||983 miles||854 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 10:38 AM||1813 km||1127 miles||979 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Thu 9:38 AM||1963 km||1220 miles||1060 nm|| NW|
|Funafuti||Fri 9:38 AM||2039 km||1267 miles||1101 nm|| W|
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