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 23:42:00 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 23:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||172° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.38 meters/second, 1567.4 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' 46.7"||973.84 mi||west||0° 09' 55.0"||11.36 mi||north||974.21 mi|
|24 hours||13° 48' 47.2"||933.32 mi||east||4° 17' 23.6"||294.86 mi||north||985.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Apia *||Fri 1:42 PM||184 km||114 miles||99 nm|| SSE|
|Pago Pago||Thu 12:42 PM||294 km||183 miles||159 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:42 PM||367 km||228 miles||198 nm|| NNE|
|Mata-Utu||Fri 11:42 AM||398 km||247 miles||215 nm|| WSW|
|Neiafu||Fri 12:42 PM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| SSW|
|Alofi||Thu 12:42 PM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm|| SSE|
|Pangai||Fri 12:42 PM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm|| SSW|
|Rawaki||Fri 12:42 PM||981 km||610 miles||530 nm|| NNE|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:42 AM||991 km||616 miles||535 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:42 PM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm|| SSW|
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