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 23:32:00 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 Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||165° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.68 meters/second, 1528.9 km/hour, 950.0 miles/hour or 825.5 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' 22.8"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||north||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 56.8"||949.83 mi||west||0° 06' 08.9"||7.05 mi||north||950.12 mi|
|24 hours||14° 33' 42.1"||961.66 mi||east||3° 00' 10.8"||206.50 mi||north||990.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Wed 12:32 PM||540 km||335 miles||291 nm|| WSW|
|Pago Pago||Wed 12:32 PM||685 km||425 miles||370 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 1:32 PM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| SE|
|Apia *||Thu 1:32 PM||809 km||503 miles||437 nm|| WNW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Thu 1:32 PM||857 km||532 miles||463 nm|| WNW|
|Neiafu||Thu 12:32 PM||948 km||589 miles||512 nm|| W|
|Pangai||Thu 12:32 PM||1010 km||628 miles||545 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 12:32 PM||1100 km||683 miles||594 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 12:32 PM||1138 km||707 miles||614 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Wed 1:32 PM||1655 km||1028 miles||893 nm|| E|
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