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 01:32:00 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 01:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||166° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.20 meters/second, 1530.7 km/hour, 951.2 miles/hour or 826.5 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' 23.0"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||north||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 02.5"||951.00 mi||west||0° 06' 24.0"||7.34 mi||north||951.30 mi|
|24 hours||345° 29' 13.8"||959.51 mi||west||3° 05' 32.7"||212.64 mi||north||990.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luganville||Thu 12:32 PM||212 km||132 miles||114 nm|| NNE|
|Port Vila||Thu 12:32 PM||246 km||153 miles||133 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Thu 12:32 PM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| S|
|Honiara||Thu 12:32 PM||1079 km||671 miles||583 nm|| NW|
|Suva *||Thu 2:32 PM||1314 km||816 miles||709 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Thu 1:32 PM||1712 km||1064 miles||924 nm|| ENE|
|Brisbane||Thu 11:32 AM||1766 km||1097 miles||953 nm|| SW|
|Yaren||Thu 1:32 PM||1837 km||1141 miles||992 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Thu 2:32 PM||2017 km||1253 miles||1089 nm|| ESE|
|Cairns||Thu 11:32 AM||2162 km||1344 miles||1167 nm|| W|
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