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 23:22:00 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 23:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||167° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.28 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' 45.5"||973.61 mi||west||0° 09' 53.4"||11.33 mi||north||973.98 mi|
|24 hours||13° 49' 16.2"||933.67 mi||east||4° 16' 52.5"||294.27 mi||north||985.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Thu 12:22 PM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 1:22 PM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm|| WSW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Fri 1:22 PM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:22 PM||506 km||314 miles||273 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Thu 12:22 PM||765 km||475 miles||413 nm|| SSW|
|Neiafu||Fri 12:22 PM||953 km||592 miles||515 nm|| SW|
|Rawaki||Fri 12:22 PM||1016 km||631 miles||549 nm|| NNW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:22 PM||1242 km||772 miles||671 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 1:22 PM||1295 km||805 miles||699 nm|| SE|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:22 AM||1484 km||922 miles||802 nm|| WNW|
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