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 01:30:00 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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.36 meters/second, 1556.5 km/hour, 967.2 miles/hour or 840.4 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' 24.5"||16.12 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.12 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 32.4"||967.05 mi||west||0° 09' 01.9"||10.35 mi||north||967.42 mi|
|24 hours||13° 50' 30.2"||928.99 mi||east||3° 58' 46.1"||273.56 mi||north||975.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mata-Utu||Fri 1:30 PM||308 km||192 miles||166 nm|| ENE|
|Suva *||Fri 2:30 PM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm|| SSW|
|Lautoka *||Fri 2:30 PM||555 km||345 miles||299 nm|| SW|
|Nadi *||Fri 2:30 PM||573 km||356 miles||309 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Fri 1:30 PM||643 km||400 miles||347 nm|| NNW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Fri 3:30 PM||724 km||450 miles||391 nm|| E|
|Neiafu||Fri 2:30 PM||734 km||456 miles||396 nm|| SE|
|Apia *||Fri 3:30 PM||772 km||480 miles||417 nm|| E|
|Pangai||Fri 2:30 PM||803 km||499 miles||434 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 2:30 PM||879 km||546 miles||475 nm|| SSE|
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