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 00:42:00 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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 00:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||167° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.10 meters/second, 1555.6 km/hour, 966.6 miles/hour or 839.9 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"||16.11 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 29.0"||966.48 mi||west||0° 08' 57.4"||10.26 mi||north||966.85 mi|
|24 hours||13° 51' 56.3"||930.11 mi||east||3° 57' 20.4"||271.93 mi||north||976.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Thu 1:42 PM||358 km||222 miles||193 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Fri 2:42 PM||475 km||295 miles||256 nm|| W|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Fri 2:42 PM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Thu 1:42 PM||606 km||376 miles||327 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:42 PM||675 km||419 miles||364 nm|| NW|
|Neiafu||Fri 1:42 PM||862 km||536 miles||466 nm|| SW|
|Pangai||Fri 1:42 PM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 2:42 PM||1125 km||699 miles||607 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 1:42 PM||1133 km||704 miles||612 nm|| SW|
|Suva *||Fri 1:42 PM||1579 km||981 miles||853 nm|| WSW|
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