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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 12:30:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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
Tubou *Thu 1:30 PM112 km69 miles60 nmSouth S
Labasa *Thu 1:30 PM216 km134 miles117 nmWest-northwest WNW
Levuka *Thu 1:30 PM259 km161 miles140 nmWest-southwest WSW
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

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