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 22:22:00 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 22:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||148° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.39 meters/second, 1527.8 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' 53.6"||949.17 mi||west||0° 05' 59.9"||6.88 mi||north||949.45 mi|
|24 hours||14° 35' 21.9"||962.88 mi||east||2° 56' 59.5"||202.85 mi||north||991.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Wed 12:22 PM||128 km||80 miles||69 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Wed 12:22 PM||1270 km||789 miles||686 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Wed 2:22 PM||2072 km||1288 miles||1119 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Wed 11:22 AM||2285 km||1420 miles||1234 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Thu 12:22 PM||2352 km||1461 miles||1270 nm|| NNW|
|Apia *||Thu 12:22 PM||2540 km||1578 miles||1371 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Thu 11:22 AM||2630 km||1634 miles||1420 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 11:22 AM||2847 km||1769 miles||1537 nm|| WSW|
|Suva *||Thu 11:22 AM||3517 km||2186 miles||1899 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Wed 10:22 AM||3646 km||2266 miles||1969 nm|| WNW|
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