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 22:32:00 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 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 19' ||South|
|Longitude: ||141° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.74 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.2 miles/hour or 858.7 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"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 09.4"||988.12 mi||west||0° 11' 23.2"||13.04 mi||north||988.44 mi|
|24 hours||13° 15' 52.8"||907.95 mi||east||4° 42' 23.1"||323.43 mi||north||967.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Fri 1:02 PM||281 km||175 miles||152 nm|| ESE|
|Papeete||Fri 12:32 PM||1311 km||814 miles||708 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 12:32 PM||2044 km||1270 miles||1104 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Fri 2:32 PM||2241 km||1392 miles||1210 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 12:32 PM||2387 km||1483 miles||1289 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 11:32 AM||3221 km||2002 miles||1739 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Fri 11:32 AM||3242 km||2015 miles||1751 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sat 12:32 PM||3311 km||2057 miles||1788 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Fri 12:32 PM||3710 km||2305 miles||2003 nm|| NNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 11:32 AM||3838 km||2385 miles||2072 nm|| WSW|
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