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 03:30:00 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: 39%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 03:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||156° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.46 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.8 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||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 23.2"||1000.93 mi||west||0° 11' 02.6"||12.65 mi||north||1000.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 44' 25.6"||810.08 mi||east||4° 13' 12.3"||290.01 mi||north||857.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Tue 5:30 PM||268 km||166 miles||145 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Mon 5:30 PM||1911 km||1188 miles||1032 nm|| N|
|Fakaofo||Tue 4:30 PM||2219 km||1379 miles||1198 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Mon 3:30 PM||2275 km||1413 miles||1228 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Mon 5:30 PM||2507 km||1558 miles||1354 nm|| SSE|
|Apia *||Tue 5:30 PM||2611 km||1622 miles||1410 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 5:30 PM||2826 km||1756 miles||1526 nm|| S|
|Alofi||Mon 4:30 PM||2958 km||1838 miles||1597 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Tue 3:30 PM||3045 km||1892 miles||1644 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Tue 3:30 PM||3415 km||2122 miles||1844 nm|| W|
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