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 Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 17:38:00 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 17:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||175° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 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' 29.7"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 43.0"||1002.43 mi||west||0° 11' 14.2"||12.87 mi||north||1002.48 mi|
|24 hours||12° 01' 24.6"||831.49 mi||east||4° 22' 34.1"||300.71 mi||north||882.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Howland Island||Thu 5:38 AM||127 km||79 miles||69 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 5:38 AM||162 km||100 miles||87 nm|| SW|
|Rawaki||Fri 6:38 AM||784 km||487 miles||424 nm|| SE|
|Funafuti||Fri 5:38 AM||1235 km||767 miles||667 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Fri 5:38 AM||1267 km||787 miles||684 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 6:38 AM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm|| SSE|
|Majuro||Fri 5:38 AM||1596 km||992 miles||862 nm|| WNW|
|Apia||Fri 6:38 AM||1734 km||1078 miles||937 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Fri 5:38 AM||1955 km||1215 miles||1056 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Fri 7:38 AM||2036 km||1265 miles||1099 nm|| E|
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