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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: 4%
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 22:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 30' South
Longitude: 133° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.36 meters/second, 1552.9 km/hour, 964.9 miles/hour or 838.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"16.08 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 24' 19.1"964.83 miwest0° 08' 44.1"10.01 minorth965.20 mi
24 hours13° 56' 06.4"933.35 mieast3° 53' 01.8"266.99 minorth977.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeThu 12:52 PM871 km541 miles470 nmNorthwest NW
Gambier IslandsThu 1:22 PM964 km599 miles521 nmSouth S
AdamstownThu 2:22 PM1232 km766 miles665 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteThu 12:22 PM1723 km1070 miles930 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaThu 12:22 PM2851 km1771 miles1539 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Thu 5:22 PM2893 km1798 miles1562 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiFri 12:22 PM3165 km1967 miles1709 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiThu 11:22 AM3879 km2410 miles2095 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 12:22 PM4098 km2546 miles2213 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 11:22 AM4115 km2557 miles2222 nmWest W
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