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 23:20:00 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 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||173° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.30 meters/second, 1581.5 km/hour, 982.7 miles/hour or 853.9 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' 25.9"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.38 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 55.3"||982.62 mi||west||0° 10' 33.5"||12.09 mi||north||982.96 mi|
|24 hours||346° 33' 24.8"||915.30 mi||west||4° 28' 31.8"||307.58 mi||north||970.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Fri 11:20 AM||691 km||430 miles||373 nm|| ENE|
|Luganville||Fri 10:20 AM||876 km||544 miles||473 nm|| SW|
|Lautoka||Fri 11:20 AM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm|| SSE|
|Nadi||Fri 11:20 AM||960 km||596 miles||518 nm|| SSE|
|Port Vila||Fri 10:20 AM||985 km||612 miles||532 nm|| SSW|
|Suva||Fri 11:20 AM||1047 km||651 miles||565 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Fri 11:20 AM||1271 km||790 miles||687 nm|| NNW|
|Tarawa||Fri 11:20 AM||1283 km||798 miles||693 nm|| N|
|Honiara||Fri 10:20 AM||1450 km||901 miles||783 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:20 AM||1624 km||1009 miles||877 nm|| NE|
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