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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 23:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 21' South, Longitude: 162° 45' 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
1 minute0° 14' 22.8"15.83 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 22' 56.3"949.67 miwest0° 06' 07.6"7.02 minorth949.96 mi
24 hours14° 33' 56.5"961.77 mieast2° 59' 43.7"205.97 minorth990.79 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 PM532 km330 miles287 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiWed 12:22 PM782 km486 miles422 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoWed 12:22 PM917 km570 miles495 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Thu 1:22 PM1043 km648 miles563 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoThu 12:22 PM1274 km791 miles688 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaThu 12:22 PM1374 km854 miles742 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteWed 1:22 PM1400 km870 miles756 nmEast E
Suva *Thu 12:22 PM1998 km1241 miles1079 nmWest W
FunafutiThu 11:22 AM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiThu 1:22 PM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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