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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 00:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 10' South, Longitude: 164° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.05 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"16.11 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 24' 28.3"966.37 miwest0° 08' 56.5"10.25 minorth966.74 mi
24 hours13° 52' 14.3"930.34 mieast3° 57' 02.2"271.58 minorth976.21 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 PM617 km383 miles333 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 2:32 PM734 km456 miles396 nmWest W
AlofiThu 1:32 PM753 km468 miles407 nmSouthwest SW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 2:32 PM783 km486 miles423 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 1:32 PM864 km537 miles466 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaThu 2:32 PM957 km594 miles517 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaFri 1:32 PM1329 km826 miles717 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteThu 2:32 PM1692 km1052 miles914 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Fri 1:32 PM1826 km1135 miles986 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 12:32 PM1833 km1139 miles990 nmWest-northwest WNW
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