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 15:56:00 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: 91%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||155° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.20 meters/second, 1577.5 km/hour, 980.2 miles/hour or 851.8 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' 29.9"||16.34 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||south||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 00.4"||980.09 mi||west||0° 08' 13.7"||9.43 mi||south||979.88 mi|
|24 hours||12° 15' 25.9"||828.52 mi||east||2° 59' 14.9"||205.39 mi||south||848.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gizo||Thu 2:56 AM||498 km||309 miles||269 nm|| NNE|
|Honiara||Thu 2:56 AM||611 km||380 miles||330 nm|| ENE|
|Arawa||Thu 1:56 AM||672 km||417 miles||363 nm|| N|
|Port Moresby||Thu 1:56 AM||927 km||576 miles||501 nm|| WNW|
|Cairns||Thu 1:56 AM||1134 km||705 miles||612 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Thu 2:56 AM||1536 km||955 miles||830 nm|| ESE|
|Brisbane||Thu 1:56 AM||1695 km||1053 miles||915 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Thu 3:56 AM||1837 km||1141 miles||992 nm|| NE|
|Jayapura||Thu 12:56 AM||1925 km||1196 miles||1039 nm|| WNW|
|Palikir||Thu 2:56 AM||2150 km||1336 miles||1161 nm|| N|
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