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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 1:30:00 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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 02' South, Longitude: 178° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.35 meters/second, 1556.5 km/hour, 967.1 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"966.97 miWest0° 09' 01.8"10.35 miNorth967.34 mi
24 hours13° 50' 32.2"928.95 miEast3° 58' 44.2"273.50 miNorth975.36 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 PM280 km174 miles151 nmEast-northeast ENE
Labasa *Fri 2:30 PM340 km211 miles184 nmSouthwest SW
Levuka *Fri 2:30 PM485 km302 miles262 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Fri 2:30 PM551 km343 miles298 nmSouthwest SW
Lautoka *Fri 2:30 PM575 km357 miles310 nmSouthwest SW
Nadi *Fri 2:30 PM593 km368 miles320 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiFri 1:30 PM654 km406 miles353 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 3:30 PM695 km432 miles376 nmEast E
NeiafuFri 2:30 PM714 km443 miles385 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Fri 3:30 PM743 km462 miles401 nmEast E

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