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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 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 21' South, Longitude: 141° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.23 meters/second, 1581.2 km/hour, 982.5 miles/hour or 853.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.38 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 26' 12.9"982.48 miwest0° 10' 41.7"12.25 minorth982.83 mi
24 hours13° 10' 39.0"896.78 mieast4° 28' 51.2"307.96 minorth953.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeFri 2:22 PM264 km164 miles143 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteFri 1:52 PM1180 km733 miles637 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownFri 3:52 PM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiSat 1:52 PM2214 km1376 miles1196 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaFri 1:52 PM2296 km1427 miles1240 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiFri 12:52 PM3204 km1991 miles1730 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 12:52 PM3263 km2027 miles1762 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 1:52 PM3316 km2061 miles1791 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 12:52 PM3795 km2358 miles2049 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Fri 6:52 PM3847 km2390 miles2077 nmEast-southeast ESE
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