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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 22:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 27' South, Longitude: 138° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.47 meters/second, 1553.3 km/hour, 965.2 miles/hour or 838.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"16.09 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 24' 20.4"965.07 miwest0° 08' 46.1"10.05 minorth965.43 mi
24 hours13° 55' 30.9"932.89 mieast3° 53' 39.4"267.71 minorth977.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeThu 1:12 PM611 km379 miles330 nmNorth N
PapeeteThu 12:42 PM1225 km761 miles661 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownThu 2:42 PM1473 km915 miles795 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 12:42 PM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 12:42 PM2744 km1705 miles1482 nmNorthwest NW
Easter Island *Thu 5:42 PM3339 km2075 miles1803 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiThu 11:42 AM3376 km2098 miles1823 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 12:42 PM3581 km2225 miles1934 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 11:42 AM3598 km2236 miles1943 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 11:42 AM3944 km2451 miles2130 nmWest-southwest WSW
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