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 23:30:00 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 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||175° 54' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.13 meters/second, 1541.3 km/hour, 957.7 miles/hour or 832.2 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' 23.4"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 34.1"||957.56 mi||west||0° 07' 28.8"||8.58 mi||north||957.90 mi|
|24 hours||345° 38' 32.2"||955.23 mi||west||3° 29' 00.3"||239.50 mi||north||992.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lautoka||Thu 11:30 AM||250 km||156 miles||135 nm|| SE|
|Nadi||Thu 11:30 AM||264 km||164 miles||143 nm|| SE|
|Suva||Thu 11:30 AM||364 km||226 miles||197 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Thu 10:30 AM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 11:30 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| NNE|
|Luganville||Thu 10:30 AM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Thu 12:30 PM||1103 km||685 miles||595 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Thu 10:30 AM||1218 km||757 miles||658 nm|| SW|
|Apia *||Thu 1:30 PM||1345 km||836 miles||727 nm|| E|
|Alofi||Wed 12:30 PM||1545 km||960 miles||834 nm|| ESE|
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