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 Sunday, January 5, 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: 18%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 00:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||137° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.13 meters/second, 1602.5 km/hour, 995.7 miles/hour or 865.3 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' 27.9"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 58.5"||995.71 mi||west||0° 11' 37.0"||13.30 mi||north||995.97 mi|
|24 hours||12° 31' 57.2"||862.62 mi||east||4° 41' 13.0"||322.07 mi||north||923.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Sat 3:02 PM||399 km||248 miles||216 nm|| SSW|
|Papeete||Sat 2:32 PM||1816 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Sat 4:32 PM||2298 km||1428 miles||1241 nm|| SSE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 2:32 PM||2312 km||1437 miles||1248 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 2:32 PM||2912 km||1809 miles||1572 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 1:32 PM||3693 km||2294 miles||1994 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Sat 2:32 PM||3697 km||2297 miles||1996 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sat 1:32 PM||3764 km||2339 miles||2033 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sun 2:32 PM||3811 km||2368 miles||2058 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 7:32 PM||3844 km||2389 miles||2076 nm|| SE|
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