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 23:22:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 23:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||148° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.68 meters/second, 1554.0 km/hour, 965.6 miles/hour or 839.1 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||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 23.2"||965.54 mi||west||0° 08' 49.8"||10.12 mi||north||965.91 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 19.5"||931.97 mi||east||3° 54' 54.1"||269.14 mi||north||977.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Thu 1:22 PM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 1:22 PM||1446 km||898 miles||781 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:22 PM||2058 km||1279 miles||1111 nm|| NNW|
|Adamstown||Thu 3:22 PM||2232 km||1387 miles||1205 nm|| SE|
|Alofi||Thu 12:22 PM||2374 km||1475 miles||1282 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 1:22 PM||2547 km||1583 miles||1375 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:22 PM||2570 km||1597 miles||1388 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:22 PM||2958 km||1838 miles||1597 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:22 AM||3507 km||2179 miles||1894 nm|| WNW|
|Suva *||Fri 12:22 PM||3590 km||2231 miles||1938 nm|| WSW|
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