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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 22:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 25' South
Longitude: 153° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.47 meters/second, 1528.1 km/hour, 949.5 miles/hour or 825.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.8"15.83 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 22' 54.4"949.36 miwest0° 06' 02.4"6.93 minorth949.64 mi
24 hours14° 34' 53.5"962.54 mieast2° 57' 54.4"203.90 minorth991.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Wed 12:42 PM180 km112 miles97 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteWed 12:42 PM382 km237 miles206 nmEast E
RarotongaWed 12:42 PM814 km506 miles439 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiWed 11:42 AM1781 km1107 miles962 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 12:42 PM2034 km1264 miles1098 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 11:42 AM2148 km1335 miles1160 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiThu 12:42 PM2181 km1355 miles1177 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaThu 11:42 AM2351 km1461 miles1270 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownWed 2:42 PM2535 km1575 miles1369 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Thu 11:42 AM3011 km1871 miles1626 nmWest W
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