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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: 9%

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 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 35' South, Longitude: 121° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.84 meters/second, 1579.8 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.36 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 26' 06.8"981.53 miwest0° 10' 36.9"12.16 minorth981.89 mi
24 hours13° 12' 58.9"898.67 mieast4° 27' 34.2"306.47 minorth954.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 2:32 PM1818 km1130 miles982 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Fri 5:32 PM2257 km1403 miles1219 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteFri 12:32 PM3074 km1910 miles1660 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 4:32 PM3738 km2323 miles2018 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiSat 12:32 PM4151 km2579 miles2241 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CityFri 4:32 PM4158 km2584 miles2245 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaFri 12:32 PM4203 km2612 miles2270 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuatemalaFri 4:32 PM4450 km2765 miles2403 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 4:32 PM4508 km2801 miles2434 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 4:32 PM4682 km2909 miles2528 nmEast-northeast ENE
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