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 00:40:00 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 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||173° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.67 meters/second, 1568.4 km/hour, 974.6 miles/hour or 846.9 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' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 50.0"||974.49 mi||west||0° 09' 59.7"||11.45 mi||north||974.86 mi|
|24 hours||346° 12' 36.8"||932.31 mi||west||4° 18' 51.8"||296.55 mi||north||984.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lautoka||Fri 12:40 PM||734 km||456 miles||397 nm|| SE|
|Nadi||Fri 12:40 PM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| SE|
|Funafuti||Fri 12:40 PM||753 km||468 miles||407 nm|| ENE|
|Luganville||Fri 11:40 AM||769 km||478 miles||415 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Fri 11:40 AM||822 km||511 miles||444 nm|| SW|
|Suva||Fri 12:40 PM||844 km||525 miles||456 nm|| SE|
|Noumea||Fri 11:40 AM||1337 km||830 miles||722 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Fri 12:40 PM||1481 km||920 miles||800 nm|| NNW|
|Honiara||Fri 11:40 AM||1508 km||937 miles||814 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Fri 12:40 PM||1510 km||938 miles||815 nm|| N|
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