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 26, 2014 at 18:30:00 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: 21%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||148° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.46 meters/second, 1571.3 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 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' 26.6"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 37.2"||976.26 mi||west||0° 09' 09.4"||10.49 mi||north||976.59 mi|
|24 hours||13° 12' 40.1"||892.97 mi||east||3° 59' 22.4"||274.22 mi||north||939.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Wed 8:30 AM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm|| S|
|Rarotonga||Wed 8:30 AM||1522 km||946 miles||822 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 8:30 AM||1822 km||1132 miles||984 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Wed 7:30 AM||2371 km||1473 miles||1280 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Wed 10:30 AM||2431 km||1510 miles||1312 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 7:30 AM||2462 km||1530 miles||1329 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Thu 8:30 AM||2484 km||1544 miles||1341 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Thu 7:30 AM||2964 km||1842 miles||1601 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Wed 6:30 AM||3344 km||2078 miles||1806 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Thu 6:30 AM||3513 km||2183 miles||1897 nm|| W|
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