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 23:20:00 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 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||167° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.27 meters/second, 1567.0 km/hour, 973.7 miles/hour or 846.1 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' 45.4"||973.59 mi||west||0° 09' 53.2"||11.33 mi||north||973.96 mi|
|24 hours||13° 49' 19.1"||933.70 mi||east||4° 16' 49.4"||294.21 mi||north||985.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Thu 12:20 PM||416 km||259 miles||225 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 1:20 PM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:20 PM||546 km||339 miles||295 nm|| NW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Fri 1:20 PM||549 km||341 miles||296 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Thu 12:20 PM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm|| SSW|
|Neiafu||Fri 12:20 PM||989 km||615 miles||534 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 1:20 PM||1262 km||784 miles||681 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:20 PM||1275 km||792 miles||688 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:20 AM||1535 km||954 miles||829 nm|| WNW|
|Suva||Fri 11:20 AM||1653 km||1027 miles||893 nm|| WSW|
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