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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:48 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 22:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 10' South
Longitude: 161° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.91 meters/second, 1511.7 km/hour, 939.3 miles/hour or 816.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.66 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 minorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 22' 16.6"939.12 miwest0° 02' 38.2"3.02 minorth939.25 mi
24 hours15° 00' 19.1"980.53 mieast1° 42' 33.8"117.57 minorth992.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaTue 12:14 PM288 km179 miles156 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiTue 11:14 AM891 km553 miles481 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 12:14 PM1249 km776 miles674 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteTue 12:14 PM1269 km788 miles685 nmEast E
NukualofaWed 11:14 AM1453 km903 miles785 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 11:14 AM1512 km939 miles816 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Wed 11:14 AM2125 km1320 miles1147 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 12:14 PM2370 km1472 miles1279 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiWed 10:14 AM2395 km1488 miles1293 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandTue 10:14 AM2698 km1677 miles1457 nmNorthwest NW
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