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 23:22:00 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 23:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||177° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.09 meters/second, 1541.1 km/hour, 957.6 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' 33.7"||957.48 mi||west||0° 07' 27.9"||8.56 mi||north||957.81 mi|
|24 hours||345° 38' 22.7"||955.33 mi||west||3° 28' 40.8"||239.13 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.
|Lautoka||Thu 11:22 AM||190 km||118 miles||103 nm|| SSW|
|Nadi||Thu 11:22 AM||213 km||132 miles||115 nm|| SSW|
|Suva||Thu 11:22 AM||253 km||157 miles||137 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Thu 11:22 AM||833 km||518 miles||450 nm|| N|
|Neiafu||Thu 12:22 PM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm|| ESE|
|Pangai||Thu 12:22 PM||934 km||580 miles||504 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Thu 12:22 PM||935 km||581 miles||505 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Thu 10:22 AM||1033 km||642 miles||558 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Thu 1:22 PM||1143 km||710 miles||617 nm|| E|
|Alofi||Wed 12:22 PM||1347 km||837 miles||727 nm|| ESE|
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