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 = Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 5:30:00 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: 58%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, August 10, 2014 at 6:11 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 12:27 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.40 meters/second, 1563.9 km/hour, 971.7 miles/hour or 844.4 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' 29.1"||16.20 mi||West||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||North||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 11.8"||971.55 mi||West||0° 07' 02.7"||8.07 mi||North||971.33 mi|
|24 hours||347° 43' 24.4"||823.37 mi||West||2° 24' 35.7"||165.70 mi||North||835.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Sun 5:30 AM||873 km||542 miles||471 nm||SSW|
|Wake Island||Sun 5:30 AM||1043 km||648 miles||563 nm||NW|
|Tarawa||Sun 5:30 AM||1427 km||887 miles||770 nm||S|
|Midway||Sat 6:30 AM||1748 km||1086 miles||944 nm||NNE|
|Baker Island||Sat 5:30 AM||1816 km||1129 miles||981 nm||SSE|
|Yaren||Sun 5:30 AM||1850 km||1149 miles||999 nm||SSW|
|Palikir||Sun 4:30 AM||1997 km||1241 miles||1078 nm||WSW|
|Funafuti||Sun 5:30 AM||2555 km||1588 miles||1380 nm||S|
|Honolulu||Sat 7:30 AM||2993 km||1859 miles||1616 nm||ENE|
|Fakaofo||Sun 6:30 AM||3024 km||1879 miles||1633 nm||SSE|
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