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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.04 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' 28.1"966.34 miwest0° 08' 56.3"10.24 minorth966.71 mi
24 hours13° 52' 17.8"930.39 mieast3° 56' 58.7"271.51 minorth976.23 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 PM668 km415 miles361 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 2:30 PM785 km488 miles424 nmWest W
AlofiThu 1:30 PM789 km491 miles426 nmSouthwest SW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 2:30 PM835 km519 miles451 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 1:30 PM906 km563 miles489 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaThu 2:30 PM928 km576 miles501 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaFri 1:30 PM1370 km851 miles740 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteThu 2:30 PM1642 km1020 miles887 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Fri 1:30 PM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 12:30 PM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmWest-northwest WNW
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