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 00:50:00 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 00:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||171° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.72 meters/second, 1568.6 km/hour, 974.7 miles/hour or 847.0 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||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 50.5"||974.61 mi||west||0° 10' 00.6"||11.47 mi||north||974.98 mi|
|24 hours||346° 12' 51.2"||932.13 mi||west||4° 19' 06.9"||296.83 mi||north||984.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luganville||Fri 11:50 AM||556 km||346 miles||300 nm|| SW|
|Port Vila||Fri 11:50 AM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm|| SSW|
|Lautoka||Fri 12:50 PM||912 km||567 miles||493 nm|| SE|
|Nadi||Fri 12:50 PM||923 km||574 miles||499 nm|| SE|
|Funafuti||Fri 12:50 PM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm|| ENE|
|Suva||Fri 12:50 PM||1029 km||639 miles||556 nm|| SE|
|Noumea||Fri 11:50 AM||1216 km||756 miles||657 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Fri 11:50 AM||1251 km||777 miles||675 nm|| WNW|
|Yaren||Fri 12:50 PM||1369 km||850 miles||739 nm|| NNW|
|Tarawa||Fri 12:50 PM||1521 km||945 miles||822 nm|| N|
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