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 00:20:00 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 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.57 meters/second, 1568.1 km/hour, 974.3 miles/hour or 846.7 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' 48.9"||974.27 mi||west||0° 09' 58.1"||11.42 mi||north||974.64 mi|
|24 hours||346° 12' 07.7"||932.66 mi||west||4° 18' 21.6"||295.97 mi||north||984.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Fri 12:20 PM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm|| NNE|
|Lautoka||Fri 12:20 PM||595 km||370 miles||321 nm|| S|
|Mata-Utu||Fri 12:20 PM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm|| E|
|Nadi||Fri 12:20 PM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm|| S|
|Suva||Fri 12:20 PM||648 km||402 miles||350 nm|| S|
|Apia *||Fri 2:20 PM||1095 km||681 miles||591 nm|| E|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:20 PM||1194 km||742 miles||645 nm|| ENE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 1:20 PM||1202 km||747 miles||649 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Fri 11:20 AM||1227 km||762 miles||662 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Thu 1:20 PM||1472 km||914 miles||795 nm|| ESE|
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