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 23:42:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 3, 2014 at 23:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||139° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.18 meters/second, 1581.0 km/hour, 982.4 miles/hour or 853.7 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' 10.6"||0.20 mi||north||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 12.1"||982.37 mi||west||0° 10' 41.1"||12.24 mi||north||982.72 mi|
|24 hours||13° 10' 56.1"||897.02 mi||east||4° 28' 42.0"||307.78 mi||north||953.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Fri 2:12 PM||158 km||98 miles||86 nm|| NNW|
|Papeete||Fri 1:42 PM||1381 km||858 miles||746 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Fri 3:42 PM||1883 km||1170 miles||1017 nm|| SSE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 1:42 PM||2433 km||1512 miles||1314 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 1:42 PM||2517 km||1564 miles||1359 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Fri 12:42 PM||3450 km||2144 miles||1863 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:42 PM||3526 km||2191 miles||1904 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 1:42 PM||3576 km||2222 miles||1931 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Fri 6:42 PM||3626 km||2253 miles||1958 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 12:42 PM||4038 km||2509 miles||2180 nm|| WSW|
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