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 Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 22:14:00 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 Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 22:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||146° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.35 meters/second, 1527.7 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 824.9 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' 22.8"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 53.1"||949.09 mi||west||0° 05' 58.9"||6.86 mi||north||949.38 mi|
|24 hours||14° 35' 33.3"||963.02 mi||east||2° 56' 37.5"||202.43 mi||north||991.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Wed 12:14 PM||331 km||206 miles||179 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Wed 12:14 PM||1461 km||908 miles||789 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Wed 2:14 PM||1892 km||1176 miles||1022 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Thu 12:14 PM||2448 km||1521 miles||1322 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Wed 11:14 AM||2486 km||1545 miles||1343 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Thu 12:14 PM||2742 km||1704 miles||1481 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Thu 11:14 AM||2826 km||1756 miles||1526 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 11:14 AM||3045 km||1892 miles||1644 nm|| WSW|
|Suva *||Thu 11:14 AM||3720 km||2311 miles||2008 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Wed 10:14 AM||3826 km||2377 miles||2066 nm|| WNW|
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