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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 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 20' South, Longitude: 163° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.65 meters/second, 1528.7 km/hour, 949.9 miles/hour or 825.5 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' 56.4"949.69 miwest0° 06' 07.8"7.03 minorth949.98 mi
24 hours14° 33' 53.6"961.74 mieast2° 59' 49.1"206.07 minorth990.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaWed 1:24 PM563 km350 miles304 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiWed 12:24 PM733 km455 miles396 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoWed 12:24 PM870 km540 miles470 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Thu 1:24 PM995 km618 miles537 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoThu 12:24 PM1237 km768 miles668 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaThu 12:24 PM1327 km824 miles716 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteWed 1:24 PM1451 km902 miles783 nmEast E
Suva *Thu 12:24 PM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmWest W
FunafutiThu 11:24 AM2138 km1329 miles1155 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiThu 1:24 PM2220 km1380 miles1199 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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