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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: 1%

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 23:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 22' South, Longitude: 160° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.60 meters/second, 1528.6 km/hour, 949.8 miles/hour or 825.4 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"0.12 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 22' 55.8"949.64 miwest0° 06' 06.3"7.00 minorth949.93 mi
24 hours14° 34' 10.7"962.01 mieast2° 59' 16.4"205.46 minorth990.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaWed 1:12 PM433 km269 miles234 nmSouth S
AlofiWed 12:12 PM1029 km639 miles556 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteWed 1:12 PM1145 km712 miles618 nmEast E
Apia *Thu 1:12 PM1285 km799 miles694 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoThu 12:12 PM1473 km915 miles795 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaThu 12:12 PM1615 km1004 miles872 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiThu 1:12 PM2152 km1337 miles1162 nmNorth N
Suva *Thu 12:12 PM2251 km1399 miles1216 nmWest W
FunafutiThu 11:12 AM2421 km1504 miles1307 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandWed 11:12 AM2626 km1632 miles1418 nmNorthwest NW
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