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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 11:14 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 21:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 31' South, Longitude: 136° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.18 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"948.64 miwest0° 05' 53.5"6.75 minorth948.92 mi
24 hours14° 36' 32.1"963.67 mieast2° 54' 41.2"200.19 minorth991.37 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 PM639 km397 miles345 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TaiohaeWed 12:02 PM1002 km622 miles541 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamstownWed 1:32 PM1059 km658 miles572 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteWed 11:32 AM1400 km870 miles756 nmWest W
RarotongaWed 11:32 AM2489 km1547 miles1344 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Wed 4:32 PM2973 km1847 miles1605 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiThu 11:32 AM3144 km1954 miles1698 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiWed 10:32 AM3545 km2203 miles1914 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 11:32 AM3811 km2368 miles2058 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 10:32 AM3874 km2407 miles2092 nmWest W

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