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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 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 35' South, Longitude: 124° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.15 meters/second, 1552.2 km/hour, 964.5 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 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 24' 16.3"964.36 miwest0° 08' 40.1"9.94 minorth964.72 mi
24 hours13° 57' 17.7"934.27 mieast3° 51' 45.6"265.54 minorth978.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 1:42 PM1315 km817 miles710 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Thu 4:42 PM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteThu 11:42 AM2735 km1699 miles1477 nmWest W
RarotongaThu 11:42 AM3835 km2383 miles2071 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 11:42 AM4083 km2537 miles2205 nmWest-northwest WNW
Galapagos IslandsThu 3:42 PM4093 km2543 miles2210 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityThu 3:42 PM4656 km2893 miles2514 nmNortheast NE
AlofiThu 10:42 AM4888 km3037 miles2639 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuatemalaThu 3:42 PM4914 km3053 miles2653 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 3:42 PM4964 km3084 miles2680 nmNortheast NE
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