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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 25' South, Longitude: 140° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.52 meters/second, 1553.5 km/hour, 965.3 miles/hour or 838.8 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' 21.1"965.10 miwest0° 08' 46.8"10.06 minorth965.47 mi
24 hours13° 55' 15.1"932.62 mieast3° 53' 56.0"268.01 minorth977.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeThu 1:22 PM614 km382 miles332 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteThu 12:52 PM1008 km627 miles545 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownThu 2:52 PM1618 km1006 miles874 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 12:52 PM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 12:52 PM2570 km1597 miles1388 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 11:52 AM3152 km1959 miles1702 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 12:52 PM3352 km2083 miles1810 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 11:52 AM3369 km2094 miles1819 nmWest W
Easter Island *Thu 5:52 PM3542 km2201 miles1912 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaFri 11:52 AM3724 km2314 miles2011 nmWest-southwest WSW
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