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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 00:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 12' South, Longitude: 162° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.00 meters/second, 1555.2 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' 27.6"966.25 miwest0° 08' 55.6"10.23 minorth966.62 mi
24 hours13° 52' 32.1"930.58 mieast3° 56' 44.1"271.24 minorth976.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaThu 2:22 PM833 km518 miles450 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pago PagoThu 1:22 PM876 km544 miles473 nmWest W
AlofiThu 1:22 PM948 km589 miles512 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Fri 2:22 PM993 km617 miles536 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 1:22 PM1083 km673 miles585 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteThu 2:22 PM1442 km896 miles779 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaFri 1:22 PM1542 km958 miles832 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 2:22 PM1869 km1161 miles1009 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Fri 1:22 PM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 12:22 PM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmWest-northwest WNW
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