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 00:30:00 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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||175° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.62 meters/second, 1568.2 km/hour, 974.5 miles/hour or 846.8 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' 49.5"||974.38 mi||west||0° 09' 59.0"||11.44 mi||north||974.75 mi|
|24 hours||346° 12' 22.3"||932.48 mi||west||4° 18' 36.8"||296.26 mi||north||984.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Fri 12:30 PM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm|| NE|
|Lautoka||Fri 12:30 PM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm|| SSE|
|Nadi||Fri 12:30 PM||636 km||395 miles||343 nm|| SSE|
|Suva||Fri 12:30 PM||707 km||439 miles||382 nm|| SSE|
|Luganville||Fri 11:30 AM||1005 km||624 miles||542 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Fri 11:30 AM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm|| SW|
|Apia *||Fri 2:30 PM||1354 km||841 miles||731 nm|| E|
|Nukualofa||Fri 1:30 PM||1369 km||851 miles||739 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:30 PM||1448 km||900 miles||782 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Fri 12:30 PM||1545 km||960 miles||834 nm|| NNW|
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