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 01:10:00 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 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||146° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.77 meters/second, 1583.2 km/hour, 983.7 miles/hour or 854.9 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"||16.40 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 59.6"||983.69 mi||west||0° 10' 40.7"||12.23 mi||north||984.03 mi|
|24 hours||13° 24' 47.5"||914.17 mi||east||4° 30' 38.2"||309.99 mi||north||970.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Moresby||Fri 11:10 AM||71 km||44 miles||38 nm|| NE|
|Lae||Fri 11:10 AM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm|| N|
|Mount Hagen||Fri 11:10 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| NNW|
|Cairns||Fri 11:10 AM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm|| S|
|Jayapura||Fri 10:10 AM||1046 km||650 miles||565 nm|| NW|
|Honiara||Fri 12:10 PM||1456 km||905 miles||786 nm|| E|
|Manokwari||Fri 10:10 AM||1716 km||1066 miles||927 nm|| NW|
|Darwin||Fri 10:40 AM||1755 km||1090 miles||947 nm|| W|
|Alice Springs||Fri 10:40 AM||2050 km||1274 miles||1107 nm|| SW|
|Brisbane||Fri 11:10 AM||2059 km||1279 miles||1112 nm|| SSE|
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