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 00:42:00 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 Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 00:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||153° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.46 meters/second, 1582.1 km/hour, 983.1 miles/hour or 854.3 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||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 16.7"||983.01 mi||west||0° 10' 44.5"||12.30 mi||north||983.36 mi|
|24 hours||13° 09' 13.1"||895.58 mi||east||4° 29' 36.9"||308.83 mi||north||952.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 2:42 PM||918 km||570 miles||495 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 2:42 PM||1393 km||865 miles||752 nm|| SSW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 2:42 PM||1399 km||869 miles||755 nm|| NNW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 1:42 PM||1945 km||1208 miles||1050 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Fri 1:42 PM||2018 km||1254 miles||1089 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sat 2:42 PM||2027 km||1259 miles||1094 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 1:42 PM||2616 km||1625 miles||1412 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Fri 12:42 PM||2790 km||1733 miles||1506 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Fri 4:42 PM||2972 km||1847 miles||1605 nm|| SE|
|Funafuti||Sat 12:42 PM||2999 km||1864 miles||1619 nm|| W|
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