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 23:12:00 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 23:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||165° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.23 meters/second, 1566.8 km/hour, 973.6 miles/hour or 846.0 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"||16.23 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.23 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 44.9"||973.50 mi||west||0° 09' 52.5"||11.31 mi||north||973.87 mi|
|24 hours||13° 49' 30.6"||933.84 mi||east||4° 16' 37.1"||293.98 mi||north||985.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Thu 12:12 PM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 1:12 PM||706 km||438 miles||381 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:12 PM||723 km||449 miles||390 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Thu 12:12 PM||873 km||543 miles||472 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 1:12 PM||1140 km||708 miles||616 nm|| SSE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:12 PM||1416 km||880 miles||765 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:12 AM||1738 km||1080 miles||939 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Thu 1:12 PM||1793 km||1114 miles||968 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:12 PM||1820 km||1131 miles||983 nm|| NNE|
|Suva||Fri 11:12 AM||1844 km||1146 miles||996 nm|| WSW|
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