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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 00:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 08' South
Longitude: 169° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.15 meters/second, 1555.8 km/hour, 966.7 miles/hour or 840.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"16.11 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 24' 29.7"966.60 miwest0° 08' 58.3"10.28 minorth966.97 mi
24 hours13° 51' 38.5"929.88 mieast3° 57' 38.3"272.27 minorth975.93 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 1:52 PM99 km62 miles54 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 2:52 PM216 km134 miles117 nmWest W
AlofiThu 1:52 PM545 km339 miles294 nmSouth S
FakaofoFri 1:52 PM549 km341 miles297 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NeiafuFri 1:52 PM672 km417 miles363 nmSouthwest SW
PangaiFri 1:52 PM795 km494 miles429 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaFri 1:52 PM965 km599 miles521 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaThu 2:52 PM1321 km821 miles713 nmSoutheast SE
Suva *Fri 1:52 PM1336 km830 miles721 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 12:52 PM1350 km839 miles729 nmWest-northwest WNW
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