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 00:22:00 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 00:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||177° 46' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.58 meters/second, 1568.1 km/hour, 974.4 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"||974.29 mi||west||0° 09' 58.3"||11.43 mi||north||974.66 mi|
|24 hours||346° 12' 10.7"||932.62 mi||west||4° 18' 24.6"||296.03 mi||north||984.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Fri 12:22 PM||445 km||277 miles||240 nm|| NNE|
|Lautoka||Fri 12:22 PM||590 km||367 miles||319 nm|| S|
|Nadi||Fri 12:22 PM||612 km||380 miles||331 nm|| S|
|Suva||Fri 12:22 PM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm|| S|
|Mata-Utu||Fri 12:22 PM||667 km||415 miles||360 nm|| E|
|Apia *||Fri 2:22 PM||1147 km||713 miles||619 nm|| E|
|Port Vila||Fri 11:22 AM||1182 km||735 miles||638 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 1:22 PM||1233 km||766 miles||666 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:22 PM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Thu 1:22 PM||1517 km||942 miles||819 nm|| ESE|
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