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 03:40:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||147° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.12 meters/second, 1598.8 km/hour, 993.5 miles/hour or 863.3 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' 30.8"||16.56 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.0"||993.43 mi||west||0° 09' 56.0"||11.38 mi||north||993.28 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 05.1"||795.21 mi||east||3° 42' 04.8"||254.41 mi||north||830.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 5:40 PM||1344 km||835 miles||725 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 5:40 PM||1843 km||1145 miles||995 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Tue 5:40 PM||2875 km||1787 miles||1552 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Wed 4:40 PM||3318 km||2062 miles||1792 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Tue 3:40 PM||3383 km||2102 miles||1827 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 5:40 PM||3554 km||2208 miles||1919 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Wed 5:40 PM||3669 km||2280 miles||1981 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Tue 4:40 PM||3865 km||2402 miles||2087 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Tue 4:40 PM||3932 km||2443 miles||2123 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco||Tue 7:40 PM||4094 km||2544 miles||2211 nm|| NNE|
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