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 00:12:00 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 00:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 13' ||South|
|Longitude: ||160° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.94 meters/second, 1555.0 km/hour, 966.2 miles/hour or 839.6 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' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 26.8"||966.13 mi||west||0° 08' 54.5"||10.21 mi||north||966.50 mi|
|24 hours||13° 52' 50.1"||930.81 mi||east||3° 56' 26.0"||270.89 mi||north||976.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Thu 2:12 PM||777 km||483 miles||419 nm|| S|
|Alofi||Thu 1:12 PM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Thu 2:12 PM||1194 km||742 miles||645 nm|| ESE|
|Apia *||Fri 2:12 PM||1252 km||778 miles||676 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:12 PM||1318 km||819 miles||712 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 1:12 PM||1765 km||1097 miles||953 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 2:12 PM||1807 km||1123 miles||976 nm|| N|
|Suva *||Fri 1:12 PM||2326 km||1445 miles||1256 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 12:12 PM||2334 km||1450 miles||1260 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Thu 12:12 PM||2401 km||1492 miles||1297 nm|| NW|
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