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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 23:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 21' South, Longitude: 160° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.61 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' 55.9"949.66 miwest0° 06' 06.5"7.00 minorth949.95 mi
24 hours14° 34' 07.9"961.98 mieast2° 59' 22.0"205.57 minorth990.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaWed 1:14 PM443 km275 miles239 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiWed 12:14 PM979 km609 miles529 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteWed 1:14 PM1196 km743 miles646 nmEast E
Apia *Thu 1:14 PM1236 km768 miles667 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoThu 12:14 PM1431 km889 miles773 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaThu 12:14 PM1567 km974 miles846 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiThu 1:14 PM2160 km1342 miles1167 nmNorth N
Suva *Thu 12:14 PM2201 km1367 miles1188 nmWest W
FunafutiThu 11:14 AM2373 km1475 miles1281 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandWed 11:14 AM2591 km1610 miles1399 nmNorthwest NW
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