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 22:30:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 22:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||155° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.02 meters/second, 1566.1 km/hour, 973.1 miles/hour or 845.6 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' 42.5"||973.02 mi||west||0° 09' 49.0"||11.25 mi||north||973.39 mi|
|24 hours||13° 50' 31.4"||934.56 mi||east||4° 15' 30.8"||292.72 mi||north||985.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Thu 12:30 PM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 12:30 PM||1068 km||664 miles||577 nm|| SSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 12:30 PM||1614 km||1003 miles||871 nm|| N|
|Alofi||Thu 11:30 AM||1718 km||1068 miles||928 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 11:30 AM||1775 km||1103 miles||958 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Fri 12:30 PM||1788 km||1111 miles||965 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Fri 11:30 AM||2317 km||1440 miles||1251 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 10:30 AM||2730 km||1697 miles||1474 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Fri 10:30 AM||2821 km||1753 miles||1523 nm|| W|
|Suva||Fri 10:30 AM||2882 km||1791 miles||1556 nm|| WSW|
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