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 Friday, March 21, 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: 76%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 21, 2014 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||179° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.47 meters/second, 1535.3 km/hour, 954.0 miles/hour or 829.0 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' 27.3"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 04.3"||0.08 mi||south||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 19.9"||953.77 mi||west||0° 04' 22.0"||5.01 mi||south||953.59 mi|
|24 hours||13° 16' 55.2"||876.38 mi||east||1° 15' 39.3"||86.73 mi||south||877.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Suva||Sat 3:56 AM||203 km||126 miles||110 nm|| WSW|
|Lautoka||Sat 3:56 AM||294 km||183 miles||159 nm|| W|
|Nadi||Sat 3:56 AM||300 km||186 miles||162 nm|| W|
|Mata-Utu||Sat 3:56 AM||605 km||376 miles||326 nm|| NE|
|Neiafu||Sat 4:56 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| ESE|
|Pangai||Sat 4:56 AM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 4:56 AM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm|| SE|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Sat 5:56 AM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| ENE|
|Apia *||Sat 5:56 AM||949 km||590 miles||512 nm|| ENE|
|Funafuti||Sat 3:56 AM||999 km||621 miles||540 nm|| N|
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