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 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 18:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||169° 53' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.10 meters/second, 1613.2 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 44.5"||1002.38 mi||west||0° 11' 13.1"||12.85 mi||north||1002.41 mi|
|24 hours||347° 58' 59.3"||830.97 mi||west||4° 21' 51.6"||299.90 mi||north||881.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tarawa||Fri 6:38 AM||347 km||216 miles||187 nm|| E|
|Yaren||Fri 6:38 AM||403 km||251 miles||218 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Fri 6:38 AM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm|| NNE|
|Palikir||Fri 5:38 AM||1429 km||888 miles||772 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Fri 6:38 AM||1521 km||945 miles||821 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Thu 6:38 AM||1525 km||948 miles||824 nm|| E|
|Honiara||Fri 5:38 AM||1640 km||1019 miles||886 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Fri 6:38 AM||1992 km||1238 miles||1076 nm|| N|
|Port Vila||Fri 5:38 AM||2141 km||1330 miles||1156 nm|| S|
|Suva||Fri 6:38 AM||2371 km||1473 miles||1280 nm|| SSE|
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