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 Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 18:28:00 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: 61%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||160° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.24 meters/second, 1610.1 km/hour, 1000.5 miles/hour or 869.4 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' 28.8"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 57.2"||1000.46 mi||west||0° 11' 23.0"||13.04 mi||north||1000.63 mi|
|24 hours||12° 15' 14.2"||846.50 mi||east||4° 32' 33.5"||312.14 mi||north||903.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arawa||Thu 4:28 AM||611 km||380 miles||330 nm|| SW|
|Gizo||Thu 5:28 AM||666 km||414 miles||359 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Thu 5:28 AM||710 km||441 miles||383 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Thu 6:28 AM||812 km||505 miles||438 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Thu 5:28 AM||1118 km||695 miles||604 nm|| N|
|Tarawa||Thu 6:28 AM||1522 km||946 miles||822 nm|| ENE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 4:28 AM||1591 km||988 miles||859 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Thu 6:28 AM||1673 km||1039 miles||903 nm|| NE|
|Port Vila||Thu 5:28 AM||1862 km||1157 miles||1005 nm|| SSE|
|Jayapura||Thu 3:28 AM||2151 km||1337 miles||1162 nm|| W|
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