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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 10:32:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 28' South, Longitude: 135° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.41 meters/second, 1553.1 km/hour, 965.0 miles/hour or 838.6 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' 19.7"964.87 miWest0° 08' 45.0"10.03 miNorth965.23 mi
24 hours13° 55' 50.6"933.08 miEast3° 53' 18.4"267.30 miNorth977.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeThu 1:02 PM721 km448 miles389 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Gambier IslandsThu 1:32 PM964 km599 miles521 nmSouth S
AdamstownThu 2:32 PM1321 km821 miles713 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteThu 12:32 PM1500 km932 miles810 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaThu 12:32 PM2635 km1637 miles1423 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 12:32 PM2974 km1848 miles1606 nmNorthwest NW
Easter Island *Thu 5:32 PM3089 km1920 miles1668 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiThu 11:32 AM3656 km2272 miles1974 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 12:32 PM3869 km2404 miles2089 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 11:32 AM3882 km2412 miles2096 nmWest W

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