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 23:30:00 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 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||169° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.32 meters/second, 1567.2 km/hour, 973.8 miles/hour or 846.2 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' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.23 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 46.0"||973.70 mi||west||0° 09' 54.0"||11.34 mi||north||974.07 mi|
|24 hours||13° 49' 04.6"||933.53 mi||east||4° 17' 05.0"||294.51 mi||north||985.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Thu 12:30 PM||229 km||142 miles||124 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Fri 1:30 PM||270 km||168 miles||146 nm|| SW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Fri 1:30 PM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:30 PM||376 km||233 miles||203 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Thu 12:30 PM||734 km||456 miles||396 nm|| S|
|Neiafu||Fri 12:30 PM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm|| SSW|
|Pangai||Fri 12:30 PM||955 km||593 miles||516 nm|| SSW|
|Rawaki||Fri 12:30 PM||968 km||602 miles||523 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:30 PM||1126 km||700 miles||608 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:30 AM||1284 km||798 miles||693 nm|| WNW|
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