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 21:38:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 21:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||128° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.52 meters/second, 1589.5 km/hour, 987.7 miles/hour or 858.3 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' 26.1"||16.46 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 06.1"||987.62 mi||west||0° 11' 20.7"||13.00 mi||north||987.95 mi|
|24 hours||13° 17' 08.1"||908.99 mi||east||4° 41' 46.8"||322.74 mi||north||968.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Fri 1:38 PM||1838 km||1142 miles||993 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Fri 11:38 AM||2445 km||1519 miles||1320 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Fri 4:38 PM||2918 km||1813 miles||1576 nm|| SE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 11:38 AM||3350 km||2081 miles||1809 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 11:38 AM||3592 km||2232 miles||1940 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City||Fri 3:38 PM||4499 km||2796 miles||2429 nm|| NE|
|Honolulu||Fri 11:38 AM||4565 km||2836 miles||2465 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Fri 10:38 AM||4567 km||2838 miles||2466 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sat 11:38 AM||4706 km||2924 miles||2541 nm|| WSW|
|Los Angeles||Fri 1:38 PM||4842 km||3009 miles||2615 nm|| NNE|
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