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 01:20:00 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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||163° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.87 meters/second, 1569.1 km/hour, 975.0 miles/hour or 847.3 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"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 52.3"||974.94 mi||west||0° 10' 03.0"||11.51 mi||north||975.31 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 25.1"||931.60 mi||east||4° 19' 51.4"||297.68 mi||north||984.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Fri 12:20 PM||519 km||322 miles||280 nm|| NW|
|Luganville||Fri 12:20 PM||521 km||324 miles||281 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Fri 12:20 PM||786 km||488 miles||424 nm|| SE|
|Gizo||Fri 12:20 PM||886 km||551 miles||478 nm|| WNW|
|Noumea||Fri 12:20 PM||1157 km||719 miles||625 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Fri 1:20 PM||1326 km||824 miles||716 nm|| NNE|
|Suva||Fri 1:20 PM||1702 km||1058 miles||919 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Fri 1:20 PM||1730 km||1075 miles||934 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Fri 1:20 PM||1807 km||1123 miles||976 nm|| NE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 11:20 AM||1845 km||1146 miles||996 nm|| W|
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