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 23:12:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 3, 2014 at 23:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||131° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.04 meters/second, 1580.5 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.4 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' 26.1"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 09.8"||982.05 mi||west||0° 10' 39.4"||12.21 mi||north||982.40 mi|
|24 hours||13° 11' 47.9"||897.74 mi||east||4° 28' 13.8"||307.24 mi||north||954.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Fri 1:42 PM||853 km||530 miles||460 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Fri 3:12 PM||1627 km||1011 miles||879 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Fri 1:12 PM||2064 km||1283 miles||1115 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Fri 6:12 PM||2995 km||1861 miles||1617 nm|| SE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 1:12 PM||3133 km||1947 miles||1692 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 1:12 PM||3211 km||1995 miles||1734 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Fri 12:12 PM||4196 km||2607 miles||2266 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:12 PM||4316 km||2682 miles||2330 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 1:12 PM||4354 km||2706 miles||2351 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Fri 1:12 PM||4520 km||2808 miles||2440 nm|| NW|
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