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 Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 22:32:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||165° 46' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.95 meters/second, 1511.8 km/hour, 939.4 miles/hour or 816.3 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' 22.3"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||north||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 16.8"||939.19 mi||west||0° 02' 40.8"||3.07 mi||north||939.33 mi|
|24 hours||15° 00' 08.6"||980.41 mi||east||1° 43' 34.0"||118.72 mi||north||992.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Tue 11:32 AM||437 km||272 miles||236 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Tue 12:32 PM||667 km||414 miles||360 nm|| ESE|
|Pago Pago||Tue 11:32 AM||754 km||469 miles||407 nm|| NW|
|Neiafu||Wed 11:32 AM||868 km||539 miles||468 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Wed 12:32 PM||870 km||541 miles||470 nm|| NW|
|Pangai||Wed 11:32 AM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Wed 11:32 AM||1010 km||628 miles||546 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 11:32 AM||1233 km||766 miles||666 nm|| NNW|
|Suva *||Wed 11:32 AM||1671 km||1039 miles||903 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Tue 12:32 PM||1721 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| E|
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