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 Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 11:00:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 11:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||153° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.52 meters/second, 1611.1 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 869.9 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' 32.0"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 55.8"||1001.03 mi||west||0° 10' 00.6"||11.46 mi||south||1000.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 07.2"||791.17 mi||east||3° 54' 30.7"||268.61 mi||south||832.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arawa||Sun 9:00 PM||258 km||160 miles||139 nm|| ESE|
|Gizo||Sun 10:00 PM||490 km||304 miles||265 nm|| SE|
|Lae||Sun 9:00 PM||733 km||455 miles||396 nm|| WSW|
|Port Moresby||Sun 9:00 PM||831 km||517 miles||449 nm|| SW|
|Honiara||Sun 10:00 PM||854 km||531 miles||461 nm|| ESE|
|Palikir||Sun 10:00 PM||1446 km||898 miles||781 nm|| NNE|
|Jayapura||Sun 8:00 PM||1446 km||899 miles||781 nm|| WNW|
|Cairns||Sun 9:00 PM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Sun 11:00 PM||1586 km||986 miles||857 nm|| ENE|
|Port Vila||Sun 10:00 PM||2127 km||1322 miles||1148 nm|| SE|
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