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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 23:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 22' South, Longitude: 139° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.18 meters/second, 1581.0 km/hour, 982.4 miles/hour or 853.7 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' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 26' 12.1"982.37 miwest0° 10' 41.1"12.24 minorth982.72 mi
24 hours13° 10' 56.1"897.02 mieast4° 28' 42.0"307.78 minorth953.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeFri 2:12 PM158 km98 miles86 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteFri 1:42 PM1381 km858 miles746 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownFri 3:42 PM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiSat 1:42 PM2433 km1512 miles1314 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaFri 1:42 PM2517 km1564 miles1359 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 12:42 PM3450 km2144 miles1863 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 12:42 PM3526 km2191 miles1904 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 1:42 PM3576 km2222 miles1931 nmWest W
Easter Island *Fri 6:42 PM3626 km2253 miles1958 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSat 12:42 PM4038 km2509 miles2180 nmWest-southwest WSW
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