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 Saturday, March 22, 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: 65%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||179° 04' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.81 meters/second, 1522.1 km/hour, 945.8 miles/hour or 821.9 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' 26.3"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||south||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 14.3"||945.58 mi||west||0° 01' 39.3"||1.90 mi||south||945.50 mi|
|24 hours||346° 21' 47.8"||893.17 mi||west||0° 07' 05.1"||8.12 mi||south||892.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Suva||Sun 4:56 AM||99 km||61 miles||53 nm|| NW|
|Nadi||Sun 4:56 AM||206 km||128 miles||111 nm|| WNW|
|Lautoka||Sun 4:56 AM||215 km||133 miles||116 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 5:56 AM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm|| ESE|
|Pangai||Sun 5:56 AM||701 km||435 miles||378 nm|| E|
|Neiafu||Sun 5:56 AM||733 km||455 miles||396 nm|| E|
|Apia *||Sun 6:56 AM||1122 km||697 miles||606 nm|| ENE|
|Funafuti||Sun 4:56 AM||1136 km||706 miles||614 nm|| N|
|Port Vila||Sun 3:56 AM||1143 km||710 miles||617 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Sat 5:56 AM||1161 km||721 miles||627 nm|| E|
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