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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 23:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 18' South, Longitude: 152° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.79 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.3 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' 24.6"965.77 miwest0° 08' 51.8"10.16 minorth966.14 mi
24 hours13° 53' 43.8"931.50 mieast3° 55' 31.1"269.84 minorth976.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 1:42 PM512 km318 miles276 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 1:42 PM1052 km654 miles568 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiFri 1:42 PM1851 km1150 miles999 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiThu 12:42 PM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 1:42 PM2029 km1261 miles1096 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 12:42 PM2061 km1281 miles1113 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 12:42 PM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownThu 3:42 PM2673 km1661 miles1443 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandThu 11:42 AM3044 km1892 miles1644 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Fri 12:42 PM3083 km1916 miles1665 nmWest-southwest WSW
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