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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 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 09' South, Longitude: 165° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.95 meters/second, 1511.8 km/hour, 939.4 miles/hour or 816.3 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' 16.8"939.12 miwest0° 02' 40.6"3.07 minorth939.25 mi
24 hours15° 00' 09.2"980.35 mieast1° 43' 30.3"118.65 minorth992.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiTue 11:32 AM465 km289 miles251 nmWest W
RarotongaTue 12:32 PM641 km398 miles346 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pago PagoTue 11:32 AM775 km481 miles418 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Wed 12:32 PM892 km554 miles481 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuWed 11:32 AM896 km557 miles484 nmWest W
PangaiWed 11:32 AM932 km579 miles503 nmWest W
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Wed 12:32 PM935 km581 miles505 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaWed 11:32 AM1038 km645 miles560 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 11:32 AM1247 km775 miles673 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteTue 12:32 PM1693 km1052 miles914 nmEast E

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