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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 00:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 13' South
Longitude: 179° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.94 meters/second, 1529.8 km/hour, 950.6 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' 59.7"950.41 miwest0° 06' 16.5"7.19 minorth950.71 mi
24 hours14° 32' 14.8"960.60 mieast3° 02' 52.8"209.59 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
Suva *Thu 1:32 PM240 km149 miles129 nmWest-southwest WSW
Lautoka *Thu 1:32 PM324 km201 miles175 nmWest W
Nadi *Thu 1:32 PM331 km206 miles179 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mata-UtuThu 12:32 PM564 km351 miles305 nmNortheast NE
NeiafuThu 1:32 PM608 km378 miles328 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiThu 1:32 PM617 km383 miles333 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaThu 1:32 PM628 km390 miles339 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Thu 2:32 PM912 km567 miles493 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiThu 12:32 PM973 km604 miles525 nmNorth N
Pago PagoWed 1:32 PM1001 km622 miles540 nmEast-northeast ENE
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