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 03:50:00 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 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||149° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.09 meters/second, 1598.7 km/hour, 993.4 miles/hour or 863.2 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' 52.1"||993.36 mi||west||0° 09' 55.4"||11.37 mi||north||993.21 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 03.7"||795.12 mi||east||3° 41' 50.0"||254.13 mi||north||830.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 5:50 PM||1128 km||701 miles||609 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Tue 5:50 PM||1690 km||1050 miles||912 nm|| NNW|
|Papeete||Tue 5:50 PM||2865 km||1780 miles||1547 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Wed 4:50 PM||3108 km||1931 miles||1678 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Tue 3:50 PM||3126 km||1943 miles||1688 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 5:50 PM||3462 km||2151 miles||1869 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Wed 5:50 PM||3477 km||2160 miles||1877 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Tue 4:50 PM||3658 km||2273 miles||1975 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Tue 4:50 PM||3771 km||2343 miles||2036 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Wed 3:50 PM||3941 km||2449 miles||2128 nm|| WSW|
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