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 22:42:00 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 22:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||158° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.08 meters/second, 1566.3 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' 43.2"||973.16 mi||west||0° 09' 50.0"||11.27 mi||north||973.53 mi|
|24 hours||13° 50' 14.0"||934.36 mi||east||4° 15' 50.0"||293.08 mi||north||985.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Thu 12:42 PM||975 km||606 miles||526 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Thu 12:42 PM||1080 km||671 miles||583 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Thu 11:42 AM||1445 km||898 miles||780 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 11:42 AM||1467 km||911 miles||792 nm|| WNW|
|Apia *||Fri 12:42 PM||1477 km||918 miles||798 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Fri 12:42 PM||1598 km||993 miles||863 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Fri 11:42 AM||2043 km||1269 miles||1103 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 10:42 AM||2462 km||1530 miles||1329 nm|| NW|
|Funafuti||Fri 10:42 AM||2510 km||1560 miles||1355 nm|| W|
|Suva||Fri 10:42 AM||2582 km||1604 miles||1394 nm|| WSW|
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