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 22:52:00 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 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||140° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.52 meters/second, 1553.5 km/hour, 965.3 miles/hour or 838.8 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"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 21.1"||965.18 mi||west||0° 08' 47.0"||10.07 mi||north||965.55 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 13.1"||932.66 mi||east||3° 53' 58.2"||268.07 mi||north||977.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Thu 1:22 PM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm|| NNE|
|Papeete||Thu 12:52 PM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Thu 2:52 PM||1638 km||1018 miles||884 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 12:52 PM||2128 km||1323 miles||1149 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 12:52 PM||2549 km||1584 miles||1376 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Thu 11:52 AM||3124 km||1941 miles||1687 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 12:52 PM||3323 km||2065 miles||1794 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 11:52 AM||3340 km||2076 miles||1804 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Thu 5:52 PM||3567 km||2217 miles||1926 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 11:52 AM||3696 km||2297 miles||1996 nm|| WSW|
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