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 19, 2014 at 10:56:00 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: 92%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||132° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.46 meters/second, 1582.1 km/hour, 983.1 miles/hour or 854.2 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' 30.2"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 16.8"||982.94 mi||west||0° 08' 30.8"||9.75 mi||south||982.73 mi|
|24 hours||12° 08' 39.2"||823.00 mi||east||3° 07' 18.8"||214.63 mi||south||845.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Wed 1:26 AM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Wed 2:56 AM||1510 km||938 miles||815 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Wed 12:56 AM||1970 km||1224 miles||1064 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Wed 5:56 AM||2953 km||1835 miles||1594 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Wed 12:56 AM||3115 km||1935 miles||1682 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 12:56 AM||3143 km||1953 miles||1697 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Tue 11:56 PM||4113 km||2555 miles||2221 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 11:56 PM||4264 km||2650 miles||2302 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Thu 12:56 AM||4287 km||2664 miles||2315 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Wed 12:56 AM||4587 km||2850 miles||2477 nm|| NW|
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