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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, January 3, 2014 at 00:32:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 00:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 11' South, Longitude: 164° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.04 meters/second, 1555.4 km/hour, 966.5 miles/hour or 839.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"16.11 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 24' 28.1"966.29 miwest0° 08' 56.3"10.24 minorth966.66 mi
24 hours13° 52' 16.3"930.31 mieast3° 57' 00.2"271.52 minorth976.15 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 1:32 PM645 km401 miles349 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 2:32 PM763 km474 miles412 nmWest W
AlofiThu 1:32 PM773 km480 miles418 nmSouthwest SW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 2:32 PM812 km504 miles438 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 1:32 PM887 km551 miles479 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaThu 2:32 PM940 km584 miles508 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaFri 1:32 PM1352 km840 miles730 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteThu 2:32 PM1664 km1034 miles899 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Fri 1:32 PM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 12:32 PM1861 km1156 miles1005 nmWest-northwest WNW

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