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 23:30:00 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 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||150° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.72 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.2 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"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 23.8"||965.63 mi||west||0° 08' 50.7"||10.13 mi||north||966.00 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 05.1"||931.78 mi||east||3° 55' 08.9"||269.42 mi||north||977.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Thu 1:30 PM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm|| S|
|Rarotonga||Thu 1:30 PM||1279 km||794 miles||690 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:30 PM||1961 km||1218 miles||1059 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Thu 12:30 PM||2176 km||1352 miles||1175 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 1:30 PM||2340 km||1454 miles||1263 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:30 PM||2366 km||1470 miles||1277 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Thu 3:30 PM||2406 km||1495 miles||1299 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:30 PM||2763 km||1717 miles||1492 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:30 AM||3320 km||2063 miles||1793 nm|| WNW|
|Suva *||Fri 12:30 PM||3387 km||2105 miles||1829 nm|| WSW|
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