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 22:38:00 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 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||157° 15' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.06 meters/second, 1566.2 km/hour, 973.2 miles/hour or 845.7 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' 24.6"||16.22 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 42.9"||973.11 mi||west||0° 09' 49.7"||11.26 mi||north||973.49 mi|
|24 hours||13° 50' 19.8"||934.43 mi||east||4° 15' 43.6"||292.96 mi||north||985.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Thu 12:38 PM||992 km||616 miles||535 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 12:38 PM||996 km||619 miles||538 nm|| SSW|
|Alofi||Thu 11:38 AM||1535 km||954 miles||829 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 11:38 AM||1569 km||975 miles||847 nm|| WNW|
|Apia *||Fri 12:38 PM||1581 km||982 miles||853 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Fri 12:38 PM||1596 km||992 miles||862 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Fri 11:38 AM||2133 km||1325 miles||1152 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 10:38 AM||2550 km||1584 miles||1377 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Fri 10:38 AM||2614 km||1624 miles||1411 nm|| W|
|Suva||Fri 10:38 AM||2682 km||1666 miles||1448 nm|| WSW|
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