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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 23:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 19' South, Longitude: 167° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.73 meters/second, 1529.0 km/hour, 950.1 miles/hour or 825.6 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' 57.2"949.86 miwest0° 06' 10.1"7.07 minorth950.15 mi
24 hours14° 33' 27.5"961.42 mieast3° 00' 38.1"207.00 minorth990.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiWed 12:42 PM317 km197 miles171 nmSouthwest SW
Pago PagoWed 12:42 PM477 km297 miles258 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Thu 1:42 PM595 km370 miles321 nmNorthwest NW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Thu 1:42 PM639 km397 miles345 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuThu 12:42 PM698 km434 miles377 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiThu 12:42 PM770 km479 miles416 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaThu 12:42 PM910 km565 miles491 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaWed 1:42 PM924 km574 miles499 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoThu 12:42 PM965 km600 miles521 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Suva *Thu 12:42 PM1491 km926 miles805 nmWest W

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