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, June 15, 2014 at 11:48:00 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: 92%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||143° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.72 meters/second, 1543.4 km/hour, 959.0 miles/hour or 833.4 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' 24.5"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 06.8"||0.13 mi||north||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 34.7"||958.90 mi||west||0° 06' 54.4"||7.92 mi||north||959.21 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 52.5"||925.97 mi||east||3° 12' 57.1"||221.10 mi||north||958.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sun 1:48 AM||677 km||421 miles||366 nm|| WSW|
|Taiohae||Sun 2:18 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm|| NNE|
|Adamstown||Sun 3:48 AM||1724 km||1072 miles||931 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Sun 1:48 AM||1821 km||1132 miles||983 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 1:48 AM||2485 km||1544 miles||1342 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sun 12:48 AM||2830 km||1758 miles||1528 nm|| W|
|Apia||Mon 12:48 AM||3053 km||1897 miles||1649 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Mon 12:48 AM||3099 km||1926 miles||1673 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Mon 12:48 AM||3397 km||2111 miles||1834 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island||Sun 5:48 AM||3734 km||2320 miles||2016 nm|| ESE|
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