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 11:20:00 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 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 19' ||South|
|Longitude: ||148° 36' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.47 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.8 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' 31.8"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 54.6"||1000.92 mi||west||0° 10' 00.3"||11.46 mi||south||1000.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 35.3"||791.63 mi||east||3° 54' 19.1"||268.39 mi||south||832.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lae||Sun 9:20 PM||237 km||147 miles||128 nm|| SW|
|Port Moresby||Sun 9:20 PM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm|| SSW|
|Mount Hagen||Sun 9:20 PM||488 km||303 miles||263 nm|| W|
|Arawa||Sun 9:20 PM||778 km||484 miles||420 nm|| E|
|Jayapura||Sun 8:20 PM||929 km||577 miles||502 nm|| WNW|
|Gizo||Sun 10:20 PM||962 km||598 miles||519 nm|| ESE|
|Cairns||Sun 9:20 PM||1320 km||820 miles||713 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Sun 10:20 PM||1333 km||829 miles||720 nm|| ESE|
|Manokwari||Sun 8:20 PM||1689 km||1049 miles||912 nm|| WNW|
|Palikir||Sun 10:20 PM||1721 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| NE|
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