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 00:40:00 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 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||153° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.65 meters/second, 1582.7 km/hour, 983.5 miles/hour or 854.6 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' 58.5"||983.40 mi||west||0° 10' 38.7"||12.19 mi||north||983.74 mi|
|24 hours||13° 25' 16.7"||914.48 mi||east||4° 30' 04.4"||309.35 mi||north||970.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gizo||Fri 11:40 AM||382 km||237 miles||206 nm|| ENE|
|Arawa||Fri 10:40 AM||451 km||280 miles||243 nm|| NNE|
|Honiara||Fri 11:40 AM||666 km||414 miles||360 nm|| E|
|Port Moresby||Fri 10:40 AM||740 km||460 miles||399 nm|| W|
|Lae||Fri 10:40 AM||841 km||523 miles||454 nm|| WNW|
|Cairns||Fri 10:40 AM||1170 km||727 miles||632 nm|| SW|
|Jayapura||Fri 9:40 AM||1675 km||1041 miles||904 nm|| WNW|
|Yaren||Fri 12:40 PM||1778 km||1105 miles||960 nm|| NE|
|Port Vila||Fri 11:40 AM||1778 km||1105 miles||960 nm|| ESE|
|Palikir||Fri 11:40 AM||1924 km||1196 miles||1039 nm|| NNE|
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