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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 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 26' South, Longitude: 150° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.42 meters/second, 1527.9 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 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' 06.0"0.11 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 22' 53.9"949.19 miwest0° 06' 01.0"6.90 minorth949.47 mi
24 hours14° 35' 09.4"962.66 mieast2° 57' 23.9"203.30 minorth991.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteWed 12:32 PM99 km62 miles54 nmEast E
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Wed 12:32 PM168 km105 miles91 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaWed 12:32 PM1062 km660 miles574 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiWed 11:32 AM2061 km1281 miles1113 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 12:32 PM2262 km1406 miles1221 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamstownWed 2:32 PM2276 km1414 miles1229 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Thu 12:32 PM2314 km1438 miles1250 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 11:32 AM2414 km1500 miles1304 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 11:32 AM2626 km1632 miles1418 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Thu 11:32 AM3293 km2046 miles1778 nmWest W
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