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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 00:22:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 00:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 15' South, Longitude: 176° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.89 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"950.24 miwest0° 06' 15.1"7.17 minorth950.53 mi
24 hours14° 32' 31.1"960.73 mieast3° 02' 22.9"209.01 minorth990.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tubou *Thu 1:22 PM234 km146 miles126 nmWest-southwest WSW
NeiafuThu 1:22 PM342 km213 miles185 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiThu 1:22 PM389 km241 miles210 nmSoutheast SE
Labasa *Thu 1:22 PM412 km256 miles222 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mata-UtuThu 12:22 PM443 km275 miles239 nmNorth N
Levuka *Thu 1:22 PM460 km286 miles248 nmWest W
NukualofaThu 1:22 PM465 km289 miles251 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Suva *Thu 1:22 PM510 km317 miles275 nmWest-southwest WSW
Lautoka *Thu 1:22 PM605 km376 miles327 nmWest W
Nadi *Thu 1:22 PM611 km380 miles330 nmWest W
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