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 12:48:00 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: 84%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, June 16, 2014 at 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||143° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.83 meters/second, 1569.0 km/hour, 974.9 miles/hour or 847.2 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"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 00.7"||974.84 mi||west||0° 09' 13.2"||10.56 mi||north||975.19 mi|
|24 hours||13° 18' 47.7"||899.20 mi||east||3° 59' 22.5"||274.23 mi||north||945.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Mon 3:18 AM||623 km||387 miles||337 nm|| NE|
|Papeete||Mon 2:48 AM||820 km||510 miles||443 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 2:48 AM||1940 km||1205 miles||1047 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Mon 4:48 AM||2016 km||1253 miles||1089 nm|| SE|
|Kiritimati||Tue 2:48 AM||2168 km||1347 miles||1171 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Mon 1:48 AM||2869 km||1783 miles||1549 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 1:48 AM||2998 km||1863 miles||1619 nm|| W|
|Apia||Tue 1:48 AM||3015 km||1874 miles||1628 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Tue 1:48 AM||3456 km||2147 miles||1866 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Mon 12:48 AM||3854 km||2395 miles||2081 nm|| WNW|
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