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 Friday, June 20, 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: 39%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, June 20, 2014 at 18:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||178° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.09 meters/second, 1605.9 km/hour, 997.9 miles/hour or 867.1 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' 30.0"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 07.4"||997.84 mi||west||0° 10' 29.2"||12.01 mi||north||997.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 55' 53.3"||820.97 mi||east||3° 58' 38.1"||273.34 mi||north||861.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Fri 6:38 AM||659 km||409 miles||356 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Sat 6:38 AM||1107 km||688 miles||598 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Sat 6:38 AM||1191 km||740 miles||643 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 6:38 AM||1624 km||1009 miles||877 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Sat 6:38 AM||1812 km||1126 miles||978 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 7:38 AM||1854 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| SSE|
|Wake Island||Sat 6:38 AM||2217 km||1378 miles||1197 nm|| NW|
|Apia||Sat 7:38 AM||2294 km||1425 miles||1239 nm|| SSE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 8:38 AM||2349 km||1460 miles||1268 nm|| E|
|Midway||Fri 7:38 AM||2468 km||1534 miles||1333 nm|| N|
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