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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: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 21:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 32' South, Longitude: 136° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.17 meters/second, 1527.0 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.81 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 minorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 22' 51.2"948.63 miwest0° 05' 53.3"6.75 minorth948.91 mi
24 hours14° 36' 33.6"963.69 mieast2° 54' 38.2"200.13 minorth991.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsWed 12:32 PM633 km393 miles342 nmSouth S
TaiohaeWed 12:02 PM1012 km629 miles546 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamstownWed 1:32 PM1042 km647 miles563 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteWed 11:32 AM1428 km887 miles771 nmWest W
RarotongaWed 11:32 AM2517 km1564 miles1359 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Wed 4:32 PM2947 km1831 miles1591 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiThu 11:32 AM3166 km1967 miles1709 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiWed 10:32 AM3573 km2220 miles1929 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 11:32 AM3839 km2385 miles2073 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 10:32 AM3902 km2424 miles2107 nmWest W

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