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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 22:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 27' South, Longitude: 148° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.38 meters/second, 1527.8 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' 53.5"949.09 miwest0° 05' 59.8"6.87 minorth949.38 mi
24 hours14° 35' 23.4"962.83 mieast2° 56' 56.5"202.78 minorth991.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteWed 12:22 PM156 km97 miles84 nmWest W
RarotongaWed 12:22 PM1296 km806 miles700 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownWed 2:22 PM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiWed 11:22 AM2313 km1437 miles1249 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 12:22 PM2364 km1469 miles1277 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Thu 12:22 PM2568 km1596 miles1387 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 11:22 AM2657 km1651 miles1435 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 11:22 AM2874 km1786 miles1552 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Thu 11:22 AM3546 km2203 miles1914 nmWest W
Baker IslandWed 10:22 AM3671 km2281 miles1982 nmWest-northwest WNW
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