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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 23:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 22' South, Longitude: 146° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.64 meters/second, 1553.9 km/hour, 965.5 miles/hour or 839.0 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' 22.7"965.44 miwest0° 08' 49.1"10.11 minorth965.81 mi
24 hours13° 54' 33.8"932.15 mieast3° 54' 39.2"268.85 minorth977.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 1:14 PM498 km310 miles269 nmSouthwest SW
TaiohaeThu 1:44 PM946 km588 miles511 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaThu 1:14 PM1621 km1007 miles875 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownThu 3:14 PM2064 km1282 miles1114 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiFri 1:14 PM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 12:14 PM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 1:14 PM2754 km1711 miles1487 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 12:14 PM2775 km1724 miles1498 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 12:14 PM3154 km1960 miles1703 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 11:14 AM3697 km2298 miles1996 nmWest-northwest WNW
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