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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 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 17' South, Longitude: 169° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.77 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"950.03 miwest0° 06' 11.4"7.10 minorth950.32 mi
24 hours14° 33' 13.1"961.31 mieast3° 01' 05.0"207.53 minorth990.69 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 PM195 km121 miles105 nmSouth S
Pago PagoWed 12:52 PM345 km214 miles186 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Thu 1:52 PM430 km267 miles232 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NeiafuThu 12:52 PM454 km282 miles245 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Thu 1:52 PM463 km288 miles250 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PangaiThu 12:52 PM543 km337 miles293 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaThu 12:52 PM698 km434 miles377 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 12:52 PM888 km552 miles479 nmNorth N
RarotongaWed 1:52 PM1153 km717 miles623 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Thu 12:52 PM1238 km769 miles668 nmWest W
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