Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 3:56:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 91%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 5:10 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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"||980.04 mi||West||0° 08' 13.7"||9.43 mi||South||979.83 mi|
|24 hours||12° 15' 24.4"||828.44 mi||East||2° 59' 16.8"||205.42 mi||South||848.60 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||488 km||303 miles||263 nm||NNE|
|Honiara||Thu 2:56 AM||586 km||364 miles||317 nm||ENE|
|Arawa||Thu 1:56 AM||670 km||417 miles||362 nm||N|
|Port Moresby||Thu 1:56 AM||955 km||593 miles||516 nm||WNW|
|Cairns||Thu 1:56 AM||1160 km||721 miles||626 nm||WSW|
|Port Vila||Thu 2:56 AM||1510 km||938 miles||815 nm||ESE|
|Brisbane||Thu 1:56 AM||1700 km||1056 miles||918 nm||S|
|Yaren||Thu 3:56 AM||1815 km||1128 miles||980 nm||NE|
|Jayapura||Thu 12:56 AM||1950 km||1211 miles||1053 nm||WNW|
|Palikir||Thu 2:56 AM||2145 km||1333 miles||1158 nm||N|
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