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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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 19' South, Longitude: 150° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.73 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.8 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' 23.9"965.66 miwest0° 08' 50.9"10.14 minorth966.03 mi
24 hours13° 54' 01.6"931.74 mieast3° 55' 12.6"269.49 minorth977.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 1:32 PM372 km231 miles201 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaThu 1:32 PM1238 km770 miles669 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiFri 1:32 PM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiThu 12:32 PM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 1:32 PM2288 km1422 miles1236 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 12:32 PM2315 km1438 miles1250 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownThu 3:32 PM2450 km1522 miles1323 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaFri 12:32 PM2714 km1686 miles1465 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 11:32 AM3273 km2034 miles1768 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Fri 12:32 PM3336 km2073 miles1801 nmWest-southwest WSW
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