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 18, 2014 at 15:48:00 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: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 15:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 59' ||South|
|Longitude: ||176° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.58 meters/second, 1535.7 km/hour, 954.2 miles/hour or 829.2 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' 25.2"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 12.7"||954.08 mi||west||0° 05' 27.5"||6.26 mi||north||954.33 mi|
|24 hours||346° 17' 34.6"||906.92 mi||west||2° 39' 52.8"||183.23 mi||north||931.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lautoka||Mon 3:48 AM||137 km||85 miles||74 nm|| ESE|
|Nadi||Mon 3:48 AM||145 km||90 miles||79 nm|| SE|
|Suva||Mon 3:48 AM||255 km||158 miles||138 nm|| ESE|
|Port Vila||Mon 2:48 AM||857 km||533 miles||463 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Mon 3:48 AM||987 km||613 miles||533 nm|| NNE|
|Luganville||Mon 2:48 AM||994 km||617 miles||536 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Mon 4:48 AM||1001 km||622 miles||541 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Mon 2:48 AM||1191 km||740 miles||643 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Mon 4:48 AM||1322 km||822 miles||714 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Sun 4:48 AM||1472 km||915 miles||795 nm|| E|
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