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 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||136° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.42 meters/second, 1553.1 km/hour, 965.1 miles/hour or 838.6 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' 24.3"||16.08 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 19.7"||964.95 mi||west||0° 08' 45.0"||10.03 mi||north||965.32 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 48.6"||933.12 mi||east||3° 53' 20.6"||267.35 mi||north||977.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Thu 1:02 PM||705 km||438 miles||381 nm|| NNW|
|Gambier Islands||Thu 1:32 PM||968 km||601 miles||523 nm|| S|
|Adamstown||Thu 2:32 PM||1334 km||829 miles||720 nm|| SSE|
|Papeete||Thu 12:32 PM||1472 km||915 miles||795 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 12:32 PM||2608 km||1620 miles||1408 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 12:32 PM||2950 km||1833 miles||1593 nm|| NW|
|Easter Island *||Thu 5:32 PM||3114 km||1935 miles||1682 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Thu 11:32 AM||3627 km||2254 miles||1959 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 12:32 PM||3840 km||2386 miles||2073 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 11:32 AM||3856 km||2396 miles||2082 nm|| W|
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