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 23:52:00 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 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||155° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.84 meters/second, 1554.6 km/hour, 966.0 miles/hour or 839.4 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' 25.3"||965.89 mi||west||0° 08' 52.7"||10.17 mi||north||966.26 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 25.8"||931.27 mi||east||3° 55' 49.4"||270.19 mi||north||976.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Thu 1:52 PM||720 km||447 miles||389 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 1:52 PM||900 km||559 miles||486 nm|| SSW|
|Alofi||Thu 12:52 PM||1637 km||1017 miles||884 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 1:52 PM||1770 km||1100 miles||956 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:52 PM||1798 km||1117 miles||971 nm|| N|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:52 PM||1810 km||1124 miles||977 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:52 PM||2233 km||1387 miles||1206 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:52 AM||2822 km||1753 miles||1524 nm|| WNW|
|Suva *||Fri 12:52 PM||2830 km||1759 miles||1528 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:52 AM||2842 km||1766 miles||1535 nm|| W|
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