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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 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 09' South, Longitude: 165° 46' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.66 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 minorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 22' 16.8"939.19 miwest0° 02' 40.8"3.07 minorth939.33 mi
24 hours15° 00' 08.6"980.41 mieast1° 43' 34.0"118.72 minorth992.50 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 AM437 km272 miles236 nmWest W
RarotongaTue 12:32 PM667 km414 miles360 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pago PagoTue 11:32 AM754 km469 miles407 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuWed 11:32 AM868 km539 miles468 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 12:32 PM870 km541 miles470 nmNorthwest NW
PangaiWed 11:32 AM904 km562 miles488 nmWest W
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Wed 12:32 PM913 km567 miles493 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaWed 11:32 AM1010 km628 miles546 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 11:32 AM1233 km766 miles666 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Suva *Wed 11:32 AM1671 km1039 miles903 nmWest W
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