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 23:42:00 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 23:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||152° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.79 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.3 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' 24.6"||965.77 mi||west||0° 08' 51.8"||10.16 mi||north||966.14 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 43.8"||931.50 mi||east||3° 55' 31.1"||269.84 mi||north||976.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Thu 1:42 PM||512 km||318 miles||276 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 1:42 PM||1052 km||654 miles||568 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:42 PM||1851 km||1150 miles||999 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Thu 12:42 PM||1880 km||1168 miles||1015 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 1:42 PM||2029 km||1261 miles||1096 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:42 PM||2061 km||1281 miles||1113 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:42 PM||2472 km||1536 miles||1335 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Thu 3:42 PM||2673 km||1661 miles||1443 nm|| ESE|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:42 AM||3044 km||1892 miles||1644 nm|| WNW|
|Suva *||Fri 12:42 PM||3083 km||1916 miles||1665 nm|| WSW|
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