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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 12:40:00 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 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 09' South, Longitude: 166° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.09 meters/second, 1555.5 km/hour, 966.5 miles/hour or 839.9 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' 28.7"966.38 miWest0° 08' 57.2"10.26 miNorth966.75 mi
24 hours13° 52' 02.0"930.12 miEast3° 57' 14.8"271.80 miNorth976.04 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 1:40 PM439 km273 miles237 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 2:40 PM555 km345 miles300 nmWest W
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 2:40 PM605 km376 miles326 nmWest W
AlofiThu 1:40 PM645 km401 miles348 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoFri 1:40 PM727 km452 miles392 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuFri 1:40 PM928 km577 miles501 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaThu 2:40 PM1069 km664 miles577 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaFri 1:40 PM1191 km740 miles643 nmSouthwest SW
Suva *Fri 1:40 PM1656 km1029 miles894 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 12:40 PM1666 km1035 miles900 nmWest-northwest WNW

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