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 23:32:00 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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 19' ||South|
|Longitude: ||150° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.73 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.8 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' 23.9"||965.66 mi||west||0° 08' 50.9"||10.14 mi||north||966.03 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 01.6"||931.74 mi||east||3° 55' 12.6"||269.49 mi||north||977.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Thu 1:32 PM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 1:32 PM||1238 km||770 miles||669 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:32 PM||1939 km||1205 miles||1047 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Thu 12:32 PM||2126 km||1321 miles||1148 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 1:32 PM||2288 km||1422 miles||1236 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:32 PM||2315 km||1438 miles||1250 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Thu 3:32 PM||2450 km||1522 miles||1323 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:32 PM||2714 km||1686 miles||1465 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:32 AM||3273 km||2034 miles||1768 nm|| WNW|
|Suva *||Fri 12:32 PM||3336 km||2073 miles||1801 nm|| WSW|
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