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 01:20:00 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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||144° 17' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.82 meters/second, 1583.3 km/hour, 983.8 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' 10.6"||0.20 mi||north||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 00.0"||983.78 mi||west||0° 10' 41.3"||12.24 mi||north||984.12 mi|
|24 hours||13° 24' 37.6"||914.07 mi||east||4° 30' 49.4"||310.21 mi||north||970.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Moresby||Fri 11:20 AM||321 km||200 miles||173 nm|| E|
|Mount Hagen||Fri 11:20 AM||440 km||273 miles||238 nm|| N|
|Lae||Fri 11:20 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm|| NE|
|Cairns||Fri 11:20 AM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm|| SSE|
|Jayapura||Fri 10:20 AM||899 km||559 miles||485 nm|| NNW|
|Darwin||Fri 10:50 AM||1497 km||930 miles||808 nm|| WSW|
|Manokwari||Fri 10:20 AM||1505 km||935 miles||813 nm|| NW|
|Honiara||Fri 12:20 PM||1720 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| E|
|Alice Springs||Fri 10:50 AM||1892 km||1176 miles||1022 nm|| SW|
|Dili||Fri 10:20 AM||2061 km||1280 miles||1113 nm|| W|
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