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 11:58:00 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 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||145° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.77 meters/second, 1543.6 km/hour, 959.1 miles/hour or 833.5 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"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 06.8"||0.13 mi||north||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 35.3"||959.00 mi||west||0° 06' 55.4"||7.94 mi||north||959.31 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 38.8"||925.80 mi||east||3° 13' 19.5"||221.53 mi||north||958.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sun 1:58 AM||438 km||272 miles||236 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Sun 1:58 AM||1585 km||985 miles||856 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Sun 3:58 AM||1933 km||1201 miles||1044 nm|| SE|
|Kiritimati||Mon 1:58 AM||2330 km||1448 miles||1258 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Sun 12:58 AM||2578 km||1602 miles||1392 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Mon 12:58 AM||2796 km||1737 miles||1510 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Mon 12:58 AM||2846 km||1768 miles||1537 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 12:58 AM||3149 km||1957 miles||1700 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Sat 11:58 PM||3803 km||2363 miles||2054 nm|| WNW|
|Suva||Sun 11:58 PM||3806 km||2365 miles||2055 nm|| W|
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