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 Friday, February 28, 2014 at 00:10:00 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 Friday, February 28, 2014 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 03' ||South|
|Longitude: ||161° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.52 meters/second, 1582.3 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.4 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"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 57.3"||983.11 mi||west||0° 10' 36.8"||12.16 mi||north||983.45 mi|
|24 hours||13° 25' 46.0"||914.79 mi||east||4° 29' 30.1"||308.70 mi||north||970.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Fri 11:10 AM||145 km||90 miles||78 nm|| WNW|
|Gizo||Fri 11:10 AM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm|| WNW|
|Arawa||Fri 10:10 AM||744 km||462 miles||402 nm|| NW|
|Luganville||Fri 11:10 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Fri 11:10 AM||1152 km||716 miles||622 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Fri 12:10 PM||1232 km||765 miles||665 nm|| NNE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 10:10 AM||1531 km||951 miles||826 nm|| W|
|Cairns||Fri 10:10 AM||1827 km||1135 miles||986 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Fri 12:10 PM||1827 km||1135 miles||986 nm|| NE|
|Palikir||Fri 11:10 AM||1904 km||1183 miles||1028 nm|| N|
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