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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 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 20' South
Longitude: 150° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.72 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"16.10 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 24' 23.8"965.63 miwest0° 08' 50.7"10.13 minorth966.00 mi
24 hours13° 54' 05.1"931.78 mieast3° 55' 08.9"269.42 minorth977.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 1:30 PM359 km223 miles194 nmSouth S
RarotongaThu 1:30 PM1279 km794 miles690 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiFri 1:30 PM1961 km1218 miles1059 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiThu 12:30 PM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 1:30 PM2340 km1454 miles1263 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 12:30 PM2366 km1470 miles1277 nmWest W
AdamstownThu 3:30 PM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaFri 12:30 PM2763 km1717 miles1492 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 11:30 AM3320 km2063 miles1793 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Fri 12:30 PM3387 km2105 miles1829 nmWest-southwest WSW
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