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 Wednesday, January 8, 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 03:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||144° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.15 meters/second, 1598.9 km/hour, 993.5 miles/hour or 863.4 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' 30.8"||16.56 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.9"||993.50 mi||west||0° 09' 56.5"||11.39 mi||north||993.35 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 06.5"||795.29 mi||east||3° 42' 19.3"||254.69 mi||north||830.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 5:30 PM||1576 km||979 miles||851 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 5:30 PM||2019 km||1254 miles||1090 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Tue 5:30 PM||2910 km||1808 miles||1571 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Wed 4:30 PM||3536 km||2197 miles||1910 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Tue 3:30 PM||3642 km||2263 miles||1966 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 5:30 PM||3663 km||2276 miles||1978 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Wed 5:30 PM||3870 km||2405 miles||2090 nm|| SW|
|Los Angeles||Tue 7:30 PM||3929 km||2441 miles||2121 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco||Tue 7:30 PM||3955 km||2457 miles||2135 nm|| NNE|
|Adamstown||Tue 7:30 PM||4016 km||2496 miles||2169 nm|| SSE|
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