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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 00:22:00 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: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 00:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||177° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.90 meters/second, 1529.6 km/hour, 950.5 miles/hour or 825.9 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' 23.0"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||north||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 59.1"||950.32 mi||west||0° 06' 15.2"||7.17 mi||north||950.61 mi|
|24 hours||14° 32' 29.5"||960.78 mi||east||3° 02' 26.0"||209.08 mi||north||990.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Neiafu||Thu 1:22 PM||368 km||229 miles||199 nm|| ESE|
|Pangai||Thu 1:22 PM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm|| SE|
|Mata-Utu||Thu 12:22 PM||448 km||278 miles||242 nm|| NNE|
|Nukualofa||Thu 1:22 PM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm|| SSE|
|Suva *||Thu 1:22 PM||482 km||299 miles||260 nm|| WSW|
|Lautoka *||Thu 1:22 PM||577 km||358 miles||311 nm|| W|
|Nadi *||Thu 1:22 PM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm|| W|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Thu 2:22 PM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm|| NE|
|Apia *||Thu 2:22 PM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm|| ENE|
|Pago Pago||Wed 1:22 PM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm|| ENE|
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