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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 00:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 14' South, Longitude: 177° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.90 meters/second, 1529.6 km/hour, 950.5 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' 59.1"950.32 miwest0° 06' 15.2"7.17 minorth950.61 mi
24 hours14° 32' 29.5"960.78 mieast3° 02' 26.0"209.08 minorth990.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NeiafuThu 1:22 PM368 km229 miles199 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiThu 1:22 PM409 km254 miles221 nmSoutheast SE
Mata-UtuThu 12:22 PM448 km278 miles242 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaThu 1:22 PM476 km296 miles257 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Suva *Thu 1:22 PM482 km299 miles260 nmWest-southwest WSW
Lautoka *Thu 1:22 PM577 km358 miles311 nmWest W
Nadi *Thu 1:22 PM583 km362 miles315 nmWest W
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Thu 2:22 PM654 km406 miles353 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Thu 2:22 PM687 km427 miles371 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pago PagoWed 1:22 PM763 km474 miles412 nmEast-northeast ENE
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