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 22:32:00 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: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||150° 46' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.43 meters/second, 1527.9 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 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' 06.0"||0.11 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 53.9"||949.26 mi||west||0° 06' 01.1"||6.90 mi||north||949.55 mi|
|24 hours||14° 35' 07.7"||962.71 mi||east||2° 57' 27.1"||203.37 mi||north||991.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Wed 12:32 PM||127 km||79 miles||69 nm|| E|
|Vaitape (Bora Bora)||Wed 12:32 PM||147 km||91 miles||79 nm|| NW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 12:32 PM||1037 km||644 miles||560 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Wed 11:32 AM||2033 km||1263 miles||1098 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Thu 12:32 PM||2252 km||1400 miles||1216 nm|| NNW|
|Apia *||Thu 12:32 PM||2286 km||1421 miles||1234 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Wed 2:32 PM||2302 km||1430 miles||1243 nm|| ESE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 11:32 AM||2387 km||1483 miles||1289 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 11:32 AM||2599 km||1615 miles||1403 nm|| WSW|
|Suva *||Thu 11:32 AM||3264 km||2028 miles||1763 nm|| W|
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