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 23:30:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||170° 45' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.34 meters/second, 1581.6 km/hour, 982.8 miles/hour or 854.0 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' 25.9"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.38 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 55.7"||982.72 mi||west||0° 10' 34.1"||12.11 mi||north||983.06 mi|
|24 hours||346° 33' 34.7"||915.20 mi||west||4° 28' 43.6"||307.81 mi||north||970.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luganville||Fri 10:30 AM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| SSW|
|Port Vila||Fri 10:30 AM||878 km||546 miles||474 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:30 AM||948 km||589 miles||512 nm|| E|
|Yaren||Fri 11:30 AM||1146 km||712 miles||619 nm|| NNW|
|Honiara||Fri 10:30 AM||1187 km||737 miles||641 nm|| W|
|Suva||Fri 11:30 AM||1210 km||752 miles||653 nm|| SE|
|Tarawa||Fri 11:30 AM||1304 km||810 miles||704 nm|| N|
|Noumea||Fri 10:30 AM||1416 km||880 miles||765 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:30 AM||1820 km||1131 miles||983 nm|| NE|
|Majuro||Fri 11:30 AM||1915 km||1190 miles||1034 nm|| N|
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