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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: 10%

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 23:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 28' South, Longitude: 131° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.04 meters/second, 1580.5 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.37 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 26' 09.8"982.05 miwest0° 10' 39.4"12.21 minorth982.40 mi
24 hours13° 11' 47.9"897.74 mieast4° 28' 13.8"307.24 minorth954.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeFri 1:42 PM853 km530 miles460 nmWest W
AdamstownFri 3:12 PM1627 km1011 miles879 nmSouth S
PapeeteFri 1:12 PM2064 km1283 miles1115 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Fri 6:12 PM2995 km1861 miles1617 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiSat 1:12 PM3133 km1947 miles1692 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaFri 1:12 PM3211 km1995 miles1734 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 12:12 PM4196 km2607 miles2266 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 12:12 PM4316 km2682 miles2330 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 1:12 PM4354 km2706 miles2351 nmWest W
HonoluluFri 1:12 PM4520 km2808 miles2440 nmNorthwest NW
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