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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 23:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 21' South, Longitude: 148° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.68 meters/second, 1554.0 km/hour, 965.6 miles/hour or 839.1 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 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 24' 23.2"965.54 miwest0° 08' 49.8"10.12 minorth965.91 mi
24 hours13° 54' 19.5"931.97 mieast3° 54' 54.1"269.14 minorth977.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 1:22 PM383 km238 miles207 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaThu 1:22 PM1446 km898 miles781 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 1:22 PM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamstownThu 3:22 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiThu 12:22 PM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 1:22 PM2547 km1583 miles1375 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 12:22 PM2570 km1597 miles1388 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 12:22 PM2958 km1838 miles1597 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 11:22 AM3507 km2179 miles1894 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Fri 12:22 PM3590 km2231 miles1938 nmWest-southwest WSW
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