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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, January 3, 2014 at 23:32:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 10%

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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 24' South, Longitude: 136° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.13 meters/second, 1580.9 km/hour, 982.3 miles/hour or 853.6 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' 11.3"982.18 miwest0° 10' 40.5"12.23 minorth982.54 mi
24 hours13° 11' 15.4"897.23 mieast4° 28' 31.5"307.56 minorth953.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeFri 2:02 PM373 km232 miles201 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteFri 1:32 PM1624 km1009 miles877 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownFri 3:32 PM1754 km1090 miles947 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiSat 1:32 PM2686 km1669 miles1450 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaFri 1:32 PM2770 km1721 miles1495 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Fri 6:32 PM3387 km2104 miles1829 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiFri 12:32 PM3725 km2315 miles2011 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 12:32 PM3819 km2373 miles2062 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 1:32 PM3864 km2401 miles2086 nmWest W
HonoluluFri 1:32 PM4220 km2622 miles2279 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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