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 Monday, June 16, 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: 85%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, June 16, 2014 at 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||131° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.59 meters/second, 1568.1 km/hour, 974.4 miles/hour or 846.7 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' 25.9"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 57.5"||974.30 mi||west||0° 09' 09.4"||10.49 mi||north||974.65 mi|
|24 hours||13° 20' 00.7"||900.12 mi||east||3° 58' 09.3"||272.83 mi||north||946.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Mon 2:28 AM||918 km||570 miles||495 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Mon 3:58 AM||1391 km||865 miles||751 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Mon 1:58 AM||1970 km||1224 miles||1063 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island||Mon 5:58 AM||2851 km||1771 miles||1539 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Mon 1:58 AM||3108 km||1931 miles||1678 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 1:58 AM||3231 km||2007 miles||1744 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Mon 12:58 AM||4121 km||2560 miles||2225 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 12:58 AM||4305 km||2675 miles||2324 nm|| W|
|Apia||Tue 12:58 AM||4313 km||2680 miles||2329 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Tue 12:58 AM||4689 km||2914 miles||2532 nm|| WSW|
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