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 Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 19:30:00 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: 12%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||150° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.59 meters/second, 1593.3 km/hour, 990.0 miles/hour or 860.3 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"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 22.7"||989.99 mi||west||0° 10' 47.5"||12.36 mi||north||990.29 mi|
|24 hours||12° 55' 23.5"||885.01 mi||east||4° 30' 01.6"||309.27 mi||north||941.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Thu 9:30 AM||1042 km||648 miles||563 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Fri 9:30 AM||1363 km||847 miles||736 nm|| NW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 9:30 AM||1781 km||1107 miles||962 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 8:30 AM||2323 km||1444 miles||1254 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Fri 9:30 AM||2444 km||1519 miles||1320 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Thu 8:30 AM||2453 km||1524 miles||1324 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Thu 11:30 AM||2837 km||1763 miles||1532 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 8:30 AM||3051 km||1896 miles||1647 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 7:30 AM||3062 km||1903 miles||1654 nm|| WNW|
|Honolulu||Thu 9:30 AM||3364 km||2090 miles||1816 nm|| NNW|
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