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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 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 24' South, Longitude: 143° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.57 meters/second, 1553.7 km/hour, 965.4 miles/hour or 838.9 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' 21.8"965.30 miwest0° 08' 48.0"10.08 minorth965.67 mi
24 hours13° 54' 55.1"932.43 mieast3° 54' 16.9"268.43 minorth977.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeThu 1:32 PM731 km454 miles395 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteThu 1:02 PM748 km465 miles404 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownThu 3:02 PM1823 km1133 miles984 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 1:02 PM1894 km1177 miles1023 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 1:02 PM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 12:02 PM2873 km1785 miles1552 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 1:02 PM3064 km1904 miles1655 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 12:02 PM3083 km1916 miles1665 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 12:02 PM3449 km2143 miles1862 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Thu 6:02 PM3798 km2360 miles2051 nmEast-southeast ESE
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