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 00:52:00 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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 00:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||169° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.15 meters/second, 1555.8 km/hour, 966.7 miles/hour or 840.0 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' 24.5"||16.11 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 29.7"||966.60 mi||west||0° 08' 58.3"||10.28 mi||north||966.97 mi|
|24 hours||13° 51' 38.5"||929.88 mi||east||3° 57' 38.3"||272.27 mi||north||975.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Thu 1:52 PM||99 km||62 miles||54 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Fri 2:52 PM||216 km||134 miles||117 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Thu 1:52 PM||545 km||339 miles||294 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:52 PM||549 km||341 miles||297 nm|| NNW|
|Neiafu||Fri 1:52 PM||672 km||417 miles||363 nm|| SW|
|Pangai||Fri 1:52 PM||795 km||494 miles||429 nm|| SW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 1:52 PM||965 km||599 miles||521 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 2:52 PM||1321 km||821 miles||713 nm|| SE|
|Suva *||Fri 1:52 PM||1336 km||830 miles||721 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 12:52 PM||1350 km||839 miles||729 nm|| WNW|
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