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 18:48:00 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 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||179° 29' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.06 meters/second, 1605.8 km/hour, 997.8 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' 07.5"||997.79 mi||west||0° 10' 28.8"||12.00 mi||north||997.70 mi|
|24 hours||348° 04' 07.2"||820.92 mi||west||3° 58' 26.1"||273.11 mi||north||861.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Fri 6:48 AM||779 km||484 miles||421 nm|| SE|
|Tarawa||Sat 6:48 AM||878 km||545 miles||474 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Sat 6:48 AM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm|| W|
|Yaren||Sat 6:48 AM||1570 km||976 miles||848 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Sat 6:48 AM||1600 km||994 miles||864 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Sat 7:48 AM||1983 km||1232 miles||1070 nm|| SSE|
|Wake Island||Sat 6:48 AM||2027 km||1260 miles||1095 nm|| NW|
|Palikir||Sat 5:48 AM||2360 km||1467 miles||1275 nm|| W|
|Apia||Sat 7:48 AM||2392 km||1486 miles||1292 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Fri 7:48 AM||2486 km||1545 miles||1342 nm|| N|
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