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 Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 02:40:00 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: 39%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 02:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||144° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.53 meters/second, 1611.1 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 869.9 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' 30.4"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 21.8"||1001.09 mi||west||0° 11' 04.4"||12.68 mi||north||1001.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 44' 50.2"||810.71 mi||east||4° 14' 06.7"||291.04 mi||north||858.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Tue 4:40 PM||1466 km||911 miles||792 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Mon 4:40 PM||2417 km||1502 miles||1305 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Mon 4:40 PM||2445 km||1519 miles||1320 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 4:40 PM||3256 km||2023 miles||1758 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 3:40 PM||3330 km||2069 miles||1798 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Mon 6:40 PM||3558 km||2211 miles||1921 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Mon 2:40 PM||3602 km||2238 miles||1945 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Tue 4:40 PM||3614 km||2246 miles||1952 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Mon 3:40 PM||3787 km||2353 miles||2045 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Tue 2:40 PM||4277 km||2658 miles||2309 nm|| WSW|
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