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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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 00:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 15' South
Longitude: 175° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.86 meters/second, 1529.5 km/hour, 950.4 miles/hour or 825.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.84 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 22' 58.7"950.24 miwest0° 06' 14.2"7.15 minorth950.53 mi
24 hours14° 32' 41.2"960.92 mieast3° 02' 04.5"208.67 minorth990.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NeiafuThu 1:14 PM202 km126 miles109 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiThu 1:14 PM297 km185 miles160 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaThu 1:14 PM430 km267 miles232 nmSouth S
Mata-UtuThu 12:14 PM449 km279 miles243 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Thu 2:14 PM504 km313 miles272 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Thu 2:14 PM529 km328 miles285 nmNortheast NE
Pago PagoWed 1:14 PM586 km364 miles316 nmNortheast NE
AlofiWed 1:14 PM594 km369 miles321 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Thu 1:14 PM682 km424 miles368 nmWest W
Lautoka *Thu 1:14 PM780 km485 miles421 nmWest W
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