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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 00:02:00 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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 00:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||157° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.89 meters/second, 1554.8 km/hour, 966.1 miles/hour or 839.5 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' 26.1"||966.01 mi||west||0° 08' 53.6"||10.19 mi||north||966.38 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 07.9"||931.04 mi||east||3° 56' 07.8"||270.54 mi||north||976.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Thu 2:02 PM||801 km||498 miles||433 nm|| SSW|
|Papeete||Thu 2:02 PM||952 km||592 miles||514 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Thu 1:02 PM||1398 km||869 miles||755 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 2:02 PM||1511 km||939 miles||816 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:02 PM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 2:02 PM||1783 km||1108 miles||963 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Fri 1:02 PM||1997 km||1241 miles||1078 nm|| WSW|
|Suva *||Fri 1:02 PM||2578 km||1602 miles||1392 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 12:02 PM||2587 km||1608 miles||1397 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Thu 12:02 PM||2606 km||1620 miles||1407 nm|| NW|
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