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 Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 00:30:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||150° 38' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.41 meters/second, 1581.9 km/hour, 982.9 miles/hour or 854.1 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"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||north||16.38 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 15.7"||982.88 mi||west||0° 10' 43.8"||12.29 mi||north||983.23 mi|
|24 hours||13° 09' 33.7"||895.87 mi||east||4° 29' 26.1"||308.62 mi||north||952.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 2:30 PM||816 km||507 miles||441 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Sat 2:30 PM||1530 km||951 miles||826 nm|| NNW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 2:30 PM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 1:30 PM||2261 km||1405 miles||1221 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Fri 1:30 PM||2292 km||1424 miles||1238 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sat 2:30 PM||2335 km||1451 miles||1261 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Fri 4:30 PM||2721 km||1691 miles||1469 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 1:30 PM||2891 km||1796 miles||1561 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Fri 12:30 PM||3085 km||1917 miles||1666 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Sat 12:30 PM||3316 km||2060 miles||1790 nm|| W|
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