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 Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 10:52:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||159° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.38 meters/second, 1560.2 km/hour, 969.4 miles/hour or 842.4 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' 32.4"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||south||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 26.3"||969.32 mi||west||0° 06' 09.3"||7.06 mi||south||969.59 mi|
|24 hours||10° 53' 50.1"||726.51 mi||east||2° 45' 10.8"||189.28 mi||south||755.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Thu 12:52 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| NE|
|Wailuku||Thu 12:52 AM||655 km||407 miles||353 nm|| NNE|
|Honolulu||Thu 12:52 AM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm|| N|
|Kiritimati||Fri 12:52 AM||1520 km||944 miles||821 nm|| S|
|Midway||Wed 11:52 PM||2353 km||1462 miles||1271 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Wed 10:52 PM||2556 km||1588 miles||1380 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 11:52 PM||3060 km||1901 miles||1652 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Thu 10:52 PM||3371 km||2094 miles||1820 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 10:52 PM||3440 km||2138 miles||1858 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 12:52 AM||3533 km||2195 miles||1908 nm|| SSW|
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