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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 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 16' South, Longitude: 155° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.84 meters/second, 1554.6 km/hour, 966.0 miles/hour or 839.4 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' 25.3"965.89 miwest0° 08' 52.7"10.17 minorth966.26 mi
24 hours13° 53' 25.8"931.27 mieast3° 55' 49.4"270.19 minorth976.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 1:52 PM720 km447 miles389 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaThu 1:52 PM900 km559 miles486 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiThu 12:52 PM1637 km1017 miles884 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 1:52 PM1770 km1100 miles956 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 1:52 PM1798 km1117 miles971 nmNorth N
FakaofoFri 12:52 PM1810 km1124 miles977 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 12:52 PM2233 km1387 miles1206 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 11:52 AM2822 km1753 miles1524 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Fri 12:52 PM2830 km1759 miles1528 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 11:52 AM2842 km1766 miles1535 nmWest W
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