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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 00:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 12' South, Longitude: 178° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.98 meters/second, 1529.9 km/hour, 950.7 miles/hour or 826.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.85 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 23' 00.2"950.51 miwest0° 06' 17.8"7.22 minorth950.81 mi
24 hours345° 27' 59.7"960.42 miwest3° 03' 19.7"210.10 minorth990.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Lautoka *Thu 1:42 PM80 km49 miles43 nmSouthwest SW
Nadi *Thu 1:42 PM96 km60 miles52 nmSouthwest SW
Suva *Thu 1:42 PM109 km68 miles59 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaThu 1:42 PM830 km516 miles448 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiThu 1:42 PM850 km528 miles459 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuThu 1:42 PM856 km532 miles462 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiThu 12:42 PM969 km602 miles523 nmNorth N
Port VilaThu 11:42 AM1038 km645 miles561 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 2:42 PM1151 km715 miles622 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiWed 1:42 PM1287 km799 miles695 nmEast E
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