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 29, 2014 at 22:32:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||170° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.86 meters/second, 1540.3 km/hour, 957.1 miles/hour or 831.7 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' 23.4"||15.95 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||15.95 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 31.7"||956.95 mi||west||0° 07' 22.0"||8.45 mi||north||957.28 mi|
|24 hours||14° 22' 36.1"||955.93 mi||east||3° 26' 38.0"||236.79 mi||north||992.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Wed 11:32 AM||202 km||126 miles||109 nm|| NNW|
|Apia *||Thu 12:32 PM||297 km||184 miles||160 nm|| NW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Thu 12:32 PM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Wed 11:32 AM||336 km||209 miles||181 nm|| S|
|Neiafu||Thu 11:32 AM||498 km||309 miles||269 nm|| SW|
|Pangai||Thu 11:32 AM||609 km||378 miles||329 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 11:32 AM||745 km||463 miles||402 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Thu 11:32 AM||775 km||481 miles||418 nm|| SW|
|Suva||Thu 10:32 AM||1235 km||767 miles||667 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 12:32 PM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm|| ESE|
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