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 00:30:00 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 Friday, February 28, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 59' ||South|
|Longitude: ||156° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.60 meters/second, 1582.6 km/hour, 983.4 miles/hour or 854.5 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' 58.0"||983.30 mi||west||0° 10' 38.0"||12.18 mi||north||983.64 mi|
|24 hours||13° 25' 26.6"||914.58 mi||east||4° 29' 53.2"||309.13 mi||north||970.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gizo||Fri 11:30 AM||216 km||134 miles||116 nm|| NNE|
|Honiara||Fri 11:30 AM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm|| E|
|Arawa||Fri 10:30 AM||423 km||263 miles||229 nm|| N|
|Port Moresby||Fri 10:30 AM||1003 km||623 miles||542 nm|| W|
|Cairns||Fri 10:30 AM||1375 km||854 miles||742 nm|| SW|
|Port Vila||Fri 11:30 AM||1554 km||966 miles||839 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Fri 12:30 PM||1572 km||977 miles||849 nm|| NE|
|Palikir||Fri 11:30 AM||1880 km||1168 miles||1015 nm|| N|
|Jayapura||Fri 9:30 AM||1912 km||1188 miles||1033 nm|| WNW|
|Brisbane||Fri 10:30 AM||1966 km||1222 miles||1062 nm|| S|
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