Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 6:48:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 61%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, June 13, 2014 at 4:13 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.27 meters/second, 1610.2 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' 58.1"||1000.46 mi||West||0° 11' 23.1"||13.04 mi||North||1000.63 mi|
|24 hours||12° 14' 59.3"||846.21 mi||East||4° 32' 30.7"||312.06 mi||North||902.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Buka||Thu 4:48 AM||289 km||179 miles||156 nm||SSW|
|Arawa||Thu 4:48 AM||362 km||225 miles||196 nm||S|
|Gizo||Thu 5:48 AM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm||SSE|
|Honiara||Thu 5:48 AM||870 km||541 miles||470 nm||SE|
|Palikir||Thu 5:48 AM||1132 km||703 miles||611 nm||NNE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 4:48 AM||1166 km||725 miles||630 nm||SW|
|Yaren||Thu 6:48 AM||1299 km||807 miles||702 nm||ENE|
|Jayapura||Thu 3:48 AM||1645 km||1022 miles||888 nm||W|
|Cairns||Thu 4:48 AM||1875 km||1165 miles||1012 nm||SSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 6:48 AM||2007 km||1247 miles||1084 nm||ENE|
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