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 16:48:00 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 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||144° 29' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.08 meters/second, 1548.3 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.0 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"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 50.3"||961.96 mi||west||0° 07' 25.9"||8.52 mi||north||962.28 mi|
|24 hours||13° 47' 55.2"||920.90 mi||east||3° 23' 49.6"||233.55 mi||north||956.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Mon 2:48 AM||229 km||143 miles||124 nm|| SE|
|Port Moresby||Mon 2:48 AM||707 km||439 miles||382 nm|| NNE|
|Lae||Mon 2:48 AM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm|| NNE|
|Alice Springs||Mon 2:18 AM||1453 km||903 miles||784 nm|| SW|
|Jayapura||Mon 1:48 AM||1468 km||912 miles||792 nm|| NNW|
|Darwin||Mon 2:18 AM||1507 km||936 miles||814 nm|| W|
|Brisbane||Mon 2:48 AM||1614 km||1003 miles||872 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Mon 3:48 AM||1801 km||1119 miles||972 nm|| ENE|
|Manokwari||Mon 1:48 AM||1962 km||1219 miles||1059 nm|| NW|
|Sydney||Mon 2:48 AM||2168 km||1347 miles||1171 nm|| SSE|
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