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 23:42:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 23:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||158° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.03 meters/second, 1591.3 km/hour, 988.8 miles/hour or 859.2 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"||16.48 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 13.6"||988.75 mi||west||0° 11' 26.3"||13.10 mi||north||989.07 mi|
|24 hours||13° 14' 15.4"||906.61 mi||east||4° 43' 07.2"||324.27 mi||north||966.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sat 1:42 PM||1114 km||692 miles||602 nm|| N|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:42 PM||1375 km||854 miles||742 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Fri 1:42 PM||1446 km||899 miles||781 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 1:42 PM||1457 km||905 miles||787 nm|| S|
|Apia *||Sat 1:42 PM||1552 km||964 miles||838 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Fri 12:42 PM||1706 km||1060 miles||921 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Fri 11:42 AM||2165 km||1345 miles||1169 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 12:42 PM||2277 km||1415 miles||1229 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Sat 11:42 AM||2421 km||1505 miles||1307 nm|| W|
|Suva||Sat 11:42 AM||2703 km||1680 miles||1460 nm|| WSW|
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