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 00:32:00 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 00:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 13' ||South|
|Longitude: ||151° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.42 meters/second, 1581.9 km/hour, 982.9 miles/hour or 854.2 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' 15.8"||982.90 mi||west||0° 10' 43.9"||12.29 mi||north||983.25 mi|
|24 hours||13° 09' 30.3"||895.82 mi||east||4° 29' 27.8"||308.65 mi||north||952.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 2:32 PM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm|| SSE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 2:32 PM||1504 km||935 miles||812 nm|| NNW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 2:32 PM||1530 km||951 miles||826 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 1:32 PM||2209 km||1372 miles||1193 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Fri 1:32 PM||2246 km||1395 miles||1213 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sat 2:32 PM||2283 km||1419 miles||1233 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Fri 4:32 PM||2762 km||1716 miles||1492 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 1:32 PM||2844 km||1767 miles||1536 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Fri 12:32 PM||3035 km||1886 miles||1639 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Sat 12:32 PM||3263 km||2028 miles||1762 nm|| W|
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