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 18:38:00 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 18:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 59' ||South|
|Longitude: ||157° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.26 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' 57.6"||1000.49 mi||west||0° 11' 23.1"||13.04 mi||north||1000.66 mi|
|24 hours||12° 15' 06.2"||846.38 mi||east||4° 32' 32.1"||312.11 mi||north||902.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arawa||Thu 4:38 AM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm|| SSW|
|Gizo||Thu 5:38 AM||573 km||356 miles||310 nm|| S|
|Honiara||Thu 5:38 AM||758 km||471 miles||409 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Thu 6:38 AM||1068 km||663 miles||577 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Thu 5:38 AM||1096 km||681 miles||592 nm|| N|
|Port Moresby||Thu 4:38 AM||1359 km||844 miles||734 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 6:38 AM||1778 km||1105 miles||960 nm|| ENE|
|Majuro||Thu 6:38 AM||1878 km||1167 miles||1014 nm|| NE|
|Jayapura||Thu 3:38 AM||1883 km||1170 miles||1017 nm|| W|
|Port Vila||Thu 5:38 AM||2006 km||1246 miles||1083 nm|| SE|
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