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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 12:42:00 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 00:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 09' South, Longitude: 167° 07' West

The ground speed is currently 432.10 meters/second, 1555.5 kilometres/hour, 966.6 miles/hour or 839.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 28.8"966.40 miWest0° 08' 57.4"10.26 miNorth966.77 mi
24 hours13° 51' 58.3"930.07 miEast3° 57' 18.3"271.87 miNorth976.02 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoThu 1:42 PM387 km240 miles209 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 2:42 PM504 km313 miles272 nmWest W
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 2:42 PM553 km344 miles299 nmWest W
AlofiThu 1:42 PM619 km385 miles334 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoFri 1:42 PM692 km430 miles373 nmNorthwest NW
AtafuFri 1:42 PM855 km532 miles462 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuFri 1:42 PM886 km550 miles478 nmSouthwest SW
Mata-UtuFri 12:42 PM983 km611 miles531 nmWest W
PangaiFri 1:42 PM992 km616 miles536 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaThu 2:42 PM1105 km686 miles596 nmSoutheast SE

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