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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 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 25' South
Longitude: 140° 59' 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"965.18 miwest0° 08' 47.0"10.07 minorth965.55 mi
24 hours13° 55' 13.1"932.66 mieast3° 53' 58.2"268.07 minorth977.53 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 PM621 km386 miles335 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteThu 12:52 PM982 km610 miles530 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownThu 2:52 PM1638 km1018 miles884 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 12:52 PM2128 km1323 miles1149 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 12:52 PM2549 km1584 miles1376 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 11:52 AM3124 km1941 miles1687 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 12:52 PM3323 km2065 miles1794 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 11:52 AM3340 km2076 miles1804 nmWest W
Easter Island *Thu 5:52 PM3567 km2217 miles1926 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaFri 11:52 AM3696 km2297 miles1996 nmWest-southwest WSW
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