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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, January 3, 2014 at 12:22:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 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° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.99 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"16.10 miWest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 miNorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 24' 27.4"966.17 miWest0° 08' 55.4"10.23 miNorth966.54 mi
24 hours13° 52' 34.1"930.54 miEast3° 56' 42.2"271.18 miNorth976.29 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 PM823 km512 miles445 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pago PagoThu 1:22 PM905 km562 miles489 nmWest W
AlofiThu 1:22 PM972 km604 miles525 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Fri 2:22 PM1022 km635 miles552 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 1:22 PM1106 km687 miles597 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteThu 2:22 PM1415 km879 miles764 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaFri 1:22 PM1566 km973 miles846 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 2:22 PM1860 km1156 miles1004 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Fri 1:22 PM2104 km1307 miles1136 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 12:22 PM2112 km1312 miles1140 nmWest-northwest WNW

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