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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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 14' South, Longitude: 179° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.93 meters/second, 1529.8 km/hour, 950.5 miles/hour or 826.0 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' 59.6"950.39 miwest0° 06' 16.2"7.19 minorth950.69 mi
24 hours14° 32' 17.7"960.63 mieast3° 02' 47.5"209.49 minorth990.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Suva *Thu 1:30 PM286 km178 miles155 nmWest-southwest WSW
Lautoka *Thu 1:30 PM374 km232 miles202 nmWest W
Nadi *Thu 1:30 PM381 km237 miles206 nmWest W
Mata-UtuThu 12:30 PM533 km331 miles288 nmNortheast NE
NeiafuThu 1:30 PM559 km347 miles302 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiThu 1:30 PM572 km356 miles309 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaThu 1:30 PM592 km368 miles320 nmSoutheast SE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Thu 2:30 PM828 km514 miles447 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Thu 2:30 PM866 km538 miles468 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pago PagoWed 1:30 PM952 km592 miles514 nmEast-northeast ENE
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