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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%
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 21:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 36' South
Longitude: 123° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.13 meters/second, 1552.1 km/hour, 964.4 miles/hour or 838.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"16.07 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 24' 15.9"964.31 miwest0° 08' 39.8"9.93 minorth964.68 mi
24 hours13° 57' 24.8"934.36 mieast3° 51' 37.8"265.40 minorth978.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 1:38 PM1365 km848 miles737 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Thu 4:38 PM1996 km1240 miles1078 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteThu 11:38 AM2836 km1762 miles1531 nmWest W
RarotongaThu 11:38 AM3934 km2444 miles2124 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 3:38 PM3996 km2483 miles2158 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiFri 11:38 AM4178 km2596 miles2256 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CityThu 3:38 PM4596 km2856 miles2481 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaThu 3:38 PM4835 km3005 miles2611 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 3:38 PM4883 km3034 miles2636 nmNortheast NE
AlofiThu 10:38 AM4988 km3100 miles2694 nmWest-southwest WSW
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