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 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: 91%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 15:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||158° 54' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.81 meters/second, 1547.3 km/hour, 961.5 miles/hour or 835.5 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' 24.7"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 47.1"||961.33 mi||west||0° 07' 19.8"||8.40 mi||north||961.65 mi|
|24 hours||13° 49' 19.7"||921.93 mi||east||3° 21' 42.7"||231.13 mi||north||957.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Mon 2:48 AM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| N|
|Gizo||Mon 2:48 AM||836 km||520 miles||452 nm|| NNW|
|Luganville||Mon 2:48 AM||888 km||552 miles||480 nm|| E|
|Port Vila||Mon 2:48 AM||1038 km||645 miles||560 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Mon 2:48 AM||1101 km||684 miles||594 nm|| SE|
|Cairns||Mon 1:48 AM||1413 km||878 miles||763 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Mon 1:48 AM||1432 km||890 miles||773 nm|| WNW|
|Brisbane||Mon 1:48 AM||1469 km||913 miles||793 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Mon 3:48 AM||1865 km||1159 miles||1007 nm|| NNE|
|Suva||Mon 3:48 AM||2103 km||1307 miles||1135 nm|| E|
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