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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 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: 178° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.93 meters/second, 1529.7 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' 59.5"950.32 miwest0° 06' 16.1"7.19 minorth950.61 mi
24 hours14° 32' 19.4"960.59 mieast3° 02' 44.5"209.42 minorth990.41 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 PM313 km195 miles169 nmWest-southwest WSW
Lautoka *Thu 1:30 PM402 km250 miles217 nmWest W
Nadi *Thu 1:30 PM409 km254 miles221 nmWest W
Mata-UtuThu 12:30 PM517 km321 miles279 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NeiafuThu 1:30 PM532 km330 miles287 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiThu 1:30 PM548 km340 miles296 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaThu 1:30 PM573 km356 miles310 nmSoutheast SE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Thu 2:30 PM803 km499 miles433 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Thu 2:30 PM840 km522 miles454 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pago PagoWed 1:30 PM926 km575 miles500 nmEast-northeast ENE
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