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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 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 12' South, Longitude: 162° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.99 meters/second, 1555.1 km/hour, 966.3 miles/hour or 839.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"16.11 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 24' 27.3"966.22 miwest0° 08' 55.4"10.23 minorth966.59 mi
24 hours13° 52' 35.8"930.62 mieast3° 56' 40.5"271.17 minorth976.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaThu 2:20 PM816 km507 miles441 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pago PagoThu 1:20 PM927 km576 miles501 nmWest W
AlofiThu 1:20 PM991 km616 miles535 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Fri 2:20 PM1045 km649 miles564 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 1:20 PM1129 km702 miles610 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteThu 2:20 PM1392 km865 miles752 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaFri 1:20 PM1586 km985 miles856 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 2:20 PM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Fri 1:20 PM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 12:20 PM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmWest-northwest WNW
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