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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 22:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 27' South
Longitude: 146° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.35 meters/second, 1527.7 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 824.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.8"15.82 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 22' 53.1"949.09 miwest0° 05' 58.9"6.86 minorth949.38 mi
24 hours14° 35' 33.3"963.02 mieast2° 56' 37.5"202.43 minorth991.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteWed 12:14 PM331 km206 miles179 nmWest W
RarotongaWed 12:14 PM1461 km908 miles789 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownWed 2:14 PM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiThu 12:14 PM2448 km1521 miles1322 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiWed 11:14 AM2486 km1545 miles1343 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 12:14 PM2742 km1704 miles1481 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 11:14 AM2826 km1756 miles1526 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 11:14 AM3045 km1892 miles1644 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Thu 11:14 AM3720 km2311 miles2008 nmWest W
Baker IslandWed 10:14 AM3826 km2377 miles2066 nmWest-northwest WNW
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