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 17:16:00 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 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||174° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.78 meters/second, 1522.0 km/hour, 945.7 miles/hour or 821.8 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' 26.1"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||south||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 13.6"||945.51 mi||west||0° 01' 37.0"||1.85 mi||south||945.44 mi|
|24 hours||346° 21' 35.5"||893.34 mi||west||0° 06' 08.0"||7.03 mi||south||893.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nadi||Sun 5:16 AM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm|| ENE|
|Lautoka||Sun 5:16 AM||363 km||226 miles||196 nm|| ENE|
|Suva||Sun 5:16 AM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm|| E|
|Port Vila||Sun 4:16 AM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm|| W|
|Luganville||Sun 4:16 AM||836 km||520 miles||451 nm|| WNW|
|Noumea||Sun 4:16 AM||900 km||559 miles||486 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 6:16 AM||1133 km||704 miles||612 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Sun 5:16 AM||1257 km||781 miles||679 nm|| NNE|
|Apia *||Sun 7:16 AM||1590 km||988 miles||859 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Sat 6:16 AM||1667 km||1036 miles||900 nm|| E|
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