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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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 20' South, Longitude: 165° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.68 meters/second, 1528.9 km/hour, 950.0 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' 56.8"949.77 miwest0° 06' 08.9"7.05 minorth950.06 mi
24 hours14° 33' 42.1"961.60 mieast3° 00' 10.8"206.49 minorth990.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiWed 12:32 PM540 km335 miles291 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoWed 12:32 PM685 km425 miles370 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaWed 1:32 PM711 km442 miles384 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Thu 1:32 PM809 km503 miles437 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Thu 1:32 PM857 km532 miles463 nmWest-northwest WNW
NeiafuThu 12:32 PM948 km589 miles512 nmWest W
PangaiThu 12:32 PM1010 km628 miles545 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoThu 12:32 PM1100 km683 miles594 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaThu 12:32 PM1138 km707 miles614 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteWed 1:32 PM1655 km1028 miles893 nmEast E

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