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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.39 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' 53.6"949.17 miwest0° 05' 59.9"6.88 minorth949.45 mi
24 hours14° 35' 21.9"962.88 mieast2° 56' 59.5"202.85 minorth991.19 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 PM128 km80 miles69 nmWest W
RarotongaWed 12:22 PM1270 km789 miles686 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownWed 2:22 PM2072 km1288 miles1119 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiWed 11:22 AM2285 km1420 miles1234 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 12:22 PM2352 km1461 miles1270 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Thu 12:22 PM2540 km1578 miles1371 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 11:22 AM2630 km1634 miles1420 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 11:22 AM2847 km1769 miles1537 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Thu 11:22 AM3517 km2186 miles1899 nmWest W
Baker IslandWed 10:22 AM3646 km2266 miles1969 nmWest-northwest WNW
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