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 Friday, January 31, 2014 at 00:10:00 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 Friday, January 31, 2014 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 19' ||South|
|Longitude: ||179° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.52 meters/second, 1567.9 km/hour, 974.2 miles/hour or 846.6 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' 24.7"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 48.2"||974.15 mi||west||0° 09' 57.2"||11.41 mi||north||974.53 mi|
|24 hours||13° 48' 06.6"||932.83 mi||east||4° 18' 06.4"||295.68 mi||north||984.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mata-Utu||Fri 12:10 PM||362 km||225 miles||195 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Fri 12:10 PM||448 km||279 miles||242 nm|| NNW|
|Lautoka||Fri 12:10 PM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm|| SSW|
|Suva||Fri 12:10 PM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm|| SSW|
|Nadi||Fri 12:10 PM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm|| SSW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Fri 2:10 PM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm|| ESE|
|Apia *||Fri 2:10 PM||838 km||521 miles||453 nm|| ESE|
|Neiafu||Fri 1:10 PM||907 km||563 miles||490 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:10 PM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm|| ENE|
|Pago Pago||Thu 1:10 PM||961 km||597 miles||519 nm|| ESE|
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