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 23:24:00 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: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.05 meters/second, 1512.2 km/hour, 939.6 miles/hour or 816.5 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' 02.7"||0.05 mi||north||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 17.1"||939.42 mi||west||0° 02' 48.4"||3.22 mi||north||939.56 mi|
|24 hours||14° 59' 36.3"||980.05 mi||east||1° 46' 27.7"||122.04 mi||north||992.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Suva *||Wed 12:24 PM||370 km||230 miles||200 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 12:24 PM||387 km||240 miles||209 nm|| SE|
|Pangai||Wed 12:24 PM||413 km||257 miles||223 nm|| ESE|
|Neiafu||Wed 12:24 PM||449 km||279 miles||243 nm|| E|
|Nadi *||Wed 12:24 PM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm|| WNW|
|Lautoka *||Wed 12:24 PM||487 km||302 miles||263 nm|| WNW|
|Mata-Utu||Wed 11:24 AM||680 km||422 miles||367 nm|| NNE|
|Alofi||Tue 12:24 PM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm|| E|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Wed 1:24 PM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm|| NE|
|Apia *||Wed 1:24 PM||903 km||561 miles||487 nm|| NE|
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