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 23:40:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||149° 37' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.44 meters/second, 1596.4 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 862.0 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' 27.5"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 29.9"||991.90 mi||west||0° 10' 59.4"||12.59 mi||north||992.19 mi|
|24 hours||12° 52' 50.3"||883.68 mi||east||4° 33' 15.1"||312.96 mi||north||940.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lae||Fri 9:40 AM||298 km||185 miles||161 nm|| WNW|
|Port Moresby||Fri 9:40 AM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm|| SW|
|Mount Hagen||Fri 9:40 AM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| WNW|
|Arawa||Fri 9:40 AM||670 km||417 miles||362 nm|| E|
|Gizo||Fri 10:40 AM||802 km||498 miles||433 nm|| E|
|Jayapura||Fri 8:40 AM||1123 km||698 miles||606 nm|| WNW|
|Cairns||Fri 9:40 AM||1136 km||706 miles||613 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Fri 10:40 AM||1162 km||722 miles||627 nm|| ESE|
|Palikir||Fri 10:40 AM||1844 km||1146 miles||996 nm|| NNE|
|Manokwari||Fri 8:40 AM||1869 km||1162 miles||1009 nm|| WNW|
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