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 01:30:00 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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||141° 53' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.86 meters/second, 1583.5 km/hour, 983.9 miles/hour or 855.0 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' 00.6"||983.88 mi||west||0° 10' 41.9"||12.26 mi||north||984.22 mi|
|24 hours||13° 24' 27.9"||913.97 mi||east||4° 31' 00.5"||310.42 mi||north||970.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mount Hagen||Fri 11:30 AM||508 km||315 miles||274 nm|| NNE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 11:30 AM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm|| E|
|Lae||Fri 11:30 AM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm|| ENE|
|Jayapura||Fri 10:30 AM||814 km||506 miles||440 nm|| N|
|Cairns||Fri 11:30 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| SSE|
|Darwin||Fri 11:00 AM||1241 km||771 miles||670 nm|| WSW|
|Manokwari||Fri 10:30 AM||1314 km||817 miles||710 nm|| NW|
|Alice Springs||Fri 11:00 AM||1758 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| SSW|
|Dili||Fri 10:30 AM||1797 km||1117 miles||970 nm|| W|
|Honiara||Fri 12:30 PM||1984 km||1233 miles||1071 nm|| E|
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