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 22:22:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 22:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||153° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.98 meters/second, 1565.9 km/hour, 973.0 miles/hour or 845.5 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' 24.6"||16.22 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 42.1"||972.93 mi||west||0° 09' 48.2"||11.23 mi||north||973.30 mi|
|24 hours||13° 50' 42.9"||934.70 mi||east||4° 15' 18.2"||292.47 mi||north||985.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Thu 12:22 PM||683 km||425 miles||369 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 12:22 PM||1171 km||728 miles||632 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 12:22 PM||1659 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Thu 11:22 AM||1906 km||1184 miles||1029 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 11:22 AM||1981 km||1231 miles||1070 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Fri 12:22 PM||1995 km||1240 miles||1077 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Fri 11:22 AM||2504 km||1556 miles||1352 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Thu 2:22 PM||2809 km||1746 miles||1517 nm|| ESE|
|Baker Island||Thu 10:22 AM||2915 km||1811 miles||1574 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Fri 10:22 AM||3029 km||1882 miles||1636 nm|| W|
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