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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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 00:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 15' South
Longitude: 157° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.89 meters/second, 1554.8 km/hour, 966.1 miles/hour or 839.5 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' 26.1"966.01 miwest0° 08' 53.6"10.19 minorth966.38 mi
24 hours13° 53' 07.9"931.04 mieast3° 56' 07.8"270.54 minorth976.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaThu 2:02 PM801 km498 miles433 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteThu 2:02 PM952 km592 miles514 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiThu 1:02 PM1398 km869 miles755 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 2:02 PM1511 km939 miles816 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 1:02 PM1561 km970 miles843 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 2:02 PM1783 km1108 miles963 nmNorth N
NukualofaFri 1:02 PM1997 km1241 miles1078 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Fri 1:02 PM2578 km1602 miles1392 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 12:02 PM2587 km1608 miles1397 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandThu 12:02 PM2606 km1620 miles1407 nmNorthwest NW
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