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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 1:49 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 22:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 10' South, Longitude: 161° 11' 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
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.66 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 minorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 22' 16.6"939.05 miwest0° 02' 37.9"3.02 minorth939.18 mi
24 hours15° 00' 19.8"980.46 mieast1° 42' 29.9"117.49 minorth992.36 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 PM272 km169 miles147 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiTue 11:14 AM919 km571 miles496 nmWest W
PapeeteTue 12:14 PM1241 km771 miles670 nmEast E
Apia *Wed 12:14 PM1274 km792 miles688 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 11:14 AM1481 km920 miles800 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 11:14 AM1532 km952 miles827 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Wed 11:14 AM2153 km1338 miles1163 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 12:14 PM2364 km1469 miles1277 nmNorth N
FunafutiWed 10:14 AM2421 km1504 miles1307 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandTue 10:14 AM2716 km1688 miles1467 nmNorthwest NW

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