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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:52:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 18' South, Longitude: 169° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.76 meters/second, 1529.2 km/hour, 950.2 miles/hour or 825.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.8"15.84 miWest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 miNorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 22' 57.7"949.95 miWest0° 06' 11.2"7.09 miNorth950.24 mi
24 hours14° 33' 14.7"961.26 miEast3° 01' 02.1"207.46 miNorth990.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiWed 12:52 PM197 km122 miles106 nmSouth S
Pago PagoWed 12:52 PM352 km219 miles190 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Thu 1:52 PM444 km276 miles240 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Thu 1:52 PM479 km298 miles259 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuThu 12:52 PM481 km299 miles260 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiThu 12:52 PM567 km353 miles306 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaThu 12:52 PM720 km448 miles389 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 12:52 PM893 km555 miles482 nmNorth N
RarotongaWed 1:52 PM1127 km700 miles609 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Thu 12:52 PM1266 km787 miles684 nmWest W

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