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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 00:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 15' South, Longitude: 148° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.36 meters/second, 1581.7 km/hour, 982.8 miles/hour or 854.1 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' 15.0"982.71 miwest0° 10' 43.2"12.28 minorth983.07 mi
24 hours13° 09' 49.4"896.02 mieast4° 29' 17.7"308.44 minorth952.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 2:22 PM814 km506 miles440 nmSouth S
TaiohaeFri 2:52 PM991 km616 miles535 nmEast E
KiritimatiSat 2:22 PM1664 km1034 miles898 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaFri 2:22 PM1716 km1066 miles927 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 1:22 PM2502 km1554 miles1351 nmWest W
AlofiFri 1:22 PM2506 km1557 miles1353 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownFri 4:22 PM2538 km1577 miles1371 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Sat 2:22 PM2569 km1597 miles1387 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSat 1:22 PM3104 km1929 miles1676 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 12:22 PM3313 km2058 miles1789 nmWest-northwest WNW
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