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 Tuesday, June 17, 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: 73%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||171° 30' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.11 meters/second, 1595.2 km/hour, 991.2 miles/hour or 861.3 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' 27.7"||16.52 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 41.7"||991.17 mi||west||0° 10' 49.2"||12.39 mi||north||991.46 mi|
|24 hours||347° 19' 03.3"||869.24 mi||west||4° 27' 27.1"||306.32 mi||north||925.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Wed 4:48 AM||854 km||531 miles||461 nm|| E|
|Yaren||Wed 4:48 AM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm|| NNW|
|Luganville||Wed 3:48 AM||976 km||607 miles||527 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Wed 4:48 AM||1031 km||641 miles||557 nm|| N|
|Port Vila||Wed 3:48 AM||1153 km||717 miles||623 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Wed 3:48 AM||1284 km||798 miles||693 nm|| W|
|Suva||Wed 4:48 AM||1369 km||850 miles||739 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Tue 4:48 AM||1600 km||994 miles||864 nm|| ENE|
|Majuro||Wed 4:48 AM||1652 km||1027 miles||892 nm|| N|
|Fakaofo||Wed 5:48 AM||1908 km||1186 miles||1030 nm|| E|
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