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 30, 2014 at 00:20:00 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: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||163° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.37 meters/second, 1542.1 km/hour, 958.2 miles/hour or 832.7 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' 23.6"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 36.1"||958.09 mi||west||0° 07' 34.7"||8.69 mi||north||958.43 mi|
|24 hours||14° 20' 27.9"||954.61 mi||east||3° 31' 01.3"||241.81 mi||north||992.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luganville||Thu 11:20 AM||351 km||218 miles||190 nm|| E|
|Port Vila||Thu 11:20 AM||516 km||321 miles||279 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Thu 11:20 AM||764 km||475 miles||412 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Thu 11:20 AM||825 km||513 miles||446 nm|| NNW|
|Suva||Thu 12:20 PM||1567 km||973 miles||846 nm|| ESE|
|Brisbane||Thu 10:20 AM||1713 km||1064 miles||925 nm|| SW|
|Yaren||Thu 12:20 PM||1721 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| NNE|
|Funafuti||Thu 12:20 PM||1849 km||1149 miles||998 nm|| ENE|
|Cairns||Thu 10:20 AM||1941 km||1206 miles||1048 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Thu 10:20 AM||1947 km||1210 miles||1051 nm|| WNW|
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