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 Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 03:40:00 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: 18%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 38' ||North|
|Longitude: ||174° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.25 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 850.0 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' 29.3"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 16.7"||978.01 mi||west||0° 08' 17.8"||9.51 mi||north||977.79 mi|
|24 hours||347° 45' 33.1"||826.35 mi||west||2° 55' 55.1"||201.58 mi||north||845.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Wed 3:40 PM||707 km||439 miles||382 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Wed 3:40 PM||1120 km||696 miles||605 nm|| NW|
|Tarawa||Wed 3:40 PM||1251 km||777 miles||676 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Wed 3:40 PM||1681 km||1044 miles||908 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Tue 3:40 PM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Wed 2:40 PM||1902 km||1182 miles||1027 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Tue 4:40 PM||1920 km||1193 miles||1037 nm|| NNE|
|Funafuti||Wed 3:40 PM||2395 km||1488 miles||1293 nm|| SSE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 4:40 PM||2897 km||1800 miles||1564 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Wed 2:40 PM||2924 km||1817 miles||1579 nm|| SW|
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