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 20:38:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 20:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||128° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.45 meters/second, 1564.0 km/hour, 971.8 miles/hour or 844.5 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' 24.5"||16.20 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 36.1"||971.75 mi||west||0° 09' 39.4"||11.06 mi||north||972.12 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 12.7"||936.48 mi||east||4° 12' 28.9"||289.25 mi||north||986.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Thu 12:38 PM||1360 km||845 miles||734 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Thu 10:38 AM||2328 km||1446 miles||1257 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Thu 3:38 PM||2535 km||1575 miles||1369 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 10:38 AM||3456 km||2147 miles||1866 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 10:38 AM||3587 km||2229 miles||1937 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Thu 9:38 AM||4484 km||2786 miles||2421 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 10:38 AM||4690 km||2914 miles||2533 nm|| W|
|Mexico City||Thu 2:38 PM||4805 km||2985 miles||2594 nm|| NE|
|Honolulu||Thu 10:38 AM||4966 km||3086 miles||2682 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 9:38 AM||5046 km||3135 miles||2724 nm|| WSW|
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