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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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 02' South, Longitude: 178° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.36 meters/second, 1556.5 km/hour, 967.2 miles/hour or 840.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"16.12 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 24' 32.4"967.05 miwest0° 09' 01.9"10.35 minorth967.42 mi
24 hours13° 50' 30.2"928.99 mieast3° 58' 46.1"273.56 minorth975.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mata-UtuFri 1:30 PM308 km192 miles166 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Fri 2:30 PM536 km333 miles289 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Lautoka *Fri 2:30 PM555 km345 miles299 nmSouthwest SW
Nadi *Fri 2:30 PM573 km356 miles309 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiFri 1:30 PM643 km400 miles347 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 3:30 PM724 km450 miles391 nmEast E
NeiafuFri 2:30 PM734 km456 miles396 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Fri 3:30 PM772 km480 miles417 nmEast E
PangaiFri 2:30 PM803 km499 miles434 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaFri 2:30 PM879 km546 miles475 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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