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 23:14:00 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 23:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||179° 45' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.06 meters/second, 1541.0 km/hour, 957.5 miles/hour or 832.1 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"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 33.4"||957.39 mi||west||0° 07' 27.0"||8.54 mi||north||957.73 mi|
|24 hours||345° 38' 13.2"||955.42 mi||west||3° 28' 21.2"||238.75 mi||north||992.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Suva||Thu 11:14 AM||281 km||174 miles||152 nm|| SSW|
|Lautoka||Thu 11:14 AM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm|| SW|
|Nadi||Thu 11:14 AM||323 km||201 miles||174 nm|| SW|
|Mata-Utu||Thu 11:14 AM||528 km||328 miles||285 nm|| ENE|
|Neiafu||Thu 12:14 PM||731 km||454 miles||395 nm|| ESE|
|Pangai||Thu 12:14 PM||758 km||471 miles||409 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Thu 12:14 PM||784 km||487 miles||424 nm|| SE|
|Funafuti||Thu 11:14 AM||823 km||511 miles||444 nm|| N|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Thu 1:14 PM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm|| ENE|
|Apia *||Thu 1:14 PM||942 km||585 miles||509 nm|| ENE|
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