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 00:32:00 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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 00:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 13' ||South|
|Longitude: ||179° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.94 meters/second, 1529.8 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.0 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' 23.0"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||north||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 59.7"||950.41 mi||west||0° 06' 16.5"||7.19 mi||north||950.71 mi|
|24 hours||14° 32' 14.8"||960.60 mi||east||3° 02' 52.8"||209.59 mi||north||990.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Suva *||Thu 1:32 PM||240 km||149 miles||129 nm|| WSW|
|Lautoka *||Thu 1:32 PM||324 km||201 miles||175 nm|| W|
|Nadi *||Thu 1:32 PM||331 km||206 miles||179 nm|| WSW|
|Mata-Utu||Thu 12:32 PM||564 km||351 miles||305 nm|| NE|
|Neiafu||Thu 1:32 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm|| ESE|
|Pangai||Thu 1:32 PM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Thu 1:32 PM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| SE|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Thu 2:32 PM||873 km||543 miles||472 nm|| ENE|
|Apia *||Thu 2:32 PM||912 km||567 miles||493 nm|| ENE|
|Funafuti||Thu 12:32 PM||973 km||604 miles||525 nm|| N|
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