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 17:06:00 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 17:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||138° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.90 meters/second, 1576.4 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.2 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' 29.9"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||south||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 56.5"||979.42 mi||west||0° 08' 09.6"||9.35 mi||south||979.21 mi|
|24 hours||12° 17' 01.3"||829.81 mi||east||2° 57' 17.3"||203.15 mi||south||849.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Thu 2:36 AM||805 km||500 miles||435 nm|| W|
|Tennant Creek||Thu 2:36 AM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm|| SSW|
|Cairns||Thu 3:06 AM||949 km||590 miles||513 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 3:06 AM||1031 km||641 miles||557 nm|| ENE|
|Jayapura||Thu 2:06 AM||1129 km||702 miles||610 nm|| NNE|
|Alice Springs||Thu 2:36 AM||1329 km||826 miles||717 nm|| SSW|
|Manokwari||Thu 2:06 AM||1362 km||846 miles||735 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Thu 2:06 AM||1452 km||902 miles||784 nm|| WNW|
|Manado||Thu 1:06 AM||2139 km||1329 miles||1155 nm|| NW|
|Makassar||Thu 1:06 AM||2223 km||1381 miles||1200 nm|| WNW|
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