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 16:56:00 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: 75%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 21, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||165° 46' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.27 meters/second, 1534.6 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.6 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' 27.2"||15.89 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||south||15.89 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 16.7"||953.33 mi||west||0° 04' 16.0"||4.89 mi||south||953.16 mi|
|24 hours||13° 17' 58.6"||877.19 mi||east||1° 13' 03.5"||83.75 mi||south||878.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Sat 3:56 AM||271 km||168 miles||146 nm|| E|
|Luganville||Sat 3:56 AM||272 km||169 miles||147 nm|| NNE|
|Noumea||Sat 3:56 AM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm|| S|
|Honiara||Sat 3:56 AM||1098 km||682 miles||593 nm|| NW|
|Suva||Sat 4:56 AM||1343 km||834 miles||725 nm|| E|
|Brisbane||Sat 2:56 AM||1707 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Sat 4:56 AM||1768 km||1098 miles||954 nm|| ENE|
|Yaren||Sat 4:56 AM||1888 km||1173 miles||1020 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Sat 5:56 AM||2037 km||1266 miles||1100 nm|| ESE|
|Cairns||Sat 2:56 AM||2126 km||1321 miles||1148 nm|| W|
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