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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 23:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 21' South, Longitude: 162° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.64 meters/second, 1528.7 km/hour, 949.9 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' 56.3"949.66 miwest0° 06' 07.4"7.02 minorth949.95 mi
24 hours14° 33' 58.0"961.79 mieast2° 59' 40.7"205.91 minorth990.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaWed 1:22 PM516 km320 miles278 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiWed 12:22 PM809 km503 miles437 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoWed 12:22 PM944 km587 miles510 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Thu 1:22 PM1069 km664 miles577 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoThu 12:22 PM1295 km805 miles699 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteWed 1:22 PM1372 km852 miles741 nmEast E
NukualofaThu 12:22 PM1401 km871 miles757 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Thu 12:22 PM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 1:22 PM2199 km1366 miles1187 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiThu 11:22 AM2211 km1374 miles1194 nmWest-northwest WNW
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