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 23:32:00 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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||176° 18' ||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' 54.4"||994.59 mi||west||0° 11' 43.7"||13.43 mi||north||994.85 mi|
|24 hours||13° 03' 50.8"||899.30 mi||east||4° 46' 29.8"||328.11 mi||north||959.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Sat 11:32 AM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Fri 11:32 AM||649 km||403 miles||351 nm|| N|
|Rawaki||Sat 12:32 PM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm|| ENE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:32 PM||692 km||430 miles||374 nm|| SE|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Sat 1:32 PM||998 km||620 miles||539 nm|| SSE|
|Apia *||Sat 1:32 PM||1030 km||640 miles||556 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Sat 11:32 AM||1425 km||886 miles||770 nm|| WNW|
|Suva||Sat 11:32 AM||1493 km||928 miles||806 nm|| SSW|
|Alofi||Fri 12:32 PM||1634 km||1015 miles||882 nm|| SSE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 12:32 PM||1715 km||1065 miles||926 nm|| S|
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