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 23:40:00 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 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||172° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.37 meters/second, 1567.3 km/hour, 973.9 miles/hour or 846.3 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' 46.6"||973.81 mi||west||0° 09' 54.9"||11.36 mi||north||974.19 mi|
|24 hours||13° 48' 50.2"||933.35 mi||east||4° 17' 20.5"||294.80 mi||north||985.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Fri 1:40 PM||149 km||92 miles||80 nm|| S|
|Apia *||Fri 1:40 PM||164 km||102 miles||89 nm|| SSE|
|Pago Pago||Thu 12:40 PM||259 km||161 miles||140 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:40 PM||349 km||217 miles||189 nm|| NNE|
|Mata-Utu||Fri 11:40 AM||449 km||279 miles||242 nm|| WSW|
|Neiafu||Fri 12:40 PM||720 km||447 miles||389 nm|| SSW|
|Alofi||Thu 12:40 PM||774 km||481 miles||418 nm|| SSE|
|Pangai||Fri 12:40 PM||854 km||531 miles||461 nm|| SSW|
|Rawaki||Fri 12:40 PM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:40 PM||1021 km||634 miles||551 nm|| SSW|
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