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 23:30:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||175° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.63 meters/second, 1600.7 km/hour, 994.6 miles/hour or 864.3 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' 26.8"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 54.3"||994.58 mi||west||0° 11' 43.7"||13.43 mi||north||994.83 mi|
|24 hours||13° 03' 52.5"||899.32 mi||east||4° 46' 29.3"||328.10 mi||north||959.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rawaki||Sat 12:30 PM||606 km||376 miles||327 nm|| ENE|
|Funafuti||Sat 11:30 AM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:30 PM||649 km||403 miles||351 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Fri 11:30 AM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm|| N|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Sat 1:30 PM||974 km||605 miles||526 nm|| SSE|
|Apia *||Sat 1:30 PM||1005 km||624 miles||543 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Sat 11:30 AM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm|| WNW|
|Suva||Sat 11:30 AM||1513 km||940 miles||817 nm|| SSW|
|Alofi||Fri 12:30 PM||1611 km||1001 miles||870 nm|| SSE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 12:30 PM||1711 km||1063 miles||924 nm|| S|
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