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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 12:30:00 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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 11' South, Longitude: 164° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.03 meters/second, 1555.3 km/hour, 966.4 miles/hour or 839.8 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' 28.0"966.26 miWest0° 08' 56.1"10.24 miNorth966.63 mi
24 hours13° 52' 19.8"930.35 miEast3° 56' 56.6"271.45 miNorth976.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoThu 1:30 PM698 km434 miles377 nmWest W
AlofiThu 1:30 PM811 km504 miles438 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Fri 2:30 PM814 km506 miles440 nmWest W
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 2:30 PM864 km537 miles466 nmWest W
RarotongaThu 2:30 PM912 km567 miles493 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoFri 1:30 PM927 km576 miles501 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaFri 1:30 PM1394 km866 miles752 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteThu 2:30 PM1615 km1003 miles872 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Fri 1:30 PM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 12:30 PM1912 km1188 miles1033 nmWest-northwest WNW

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