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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 Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 14' South
Longitude: 150° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.41 meters/second, 1581.9 km/hour, 982.9 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' 15.7"982.88 miwest0° 10' 43.8"12.29 minorth983.23 mi
24 hours13° 09' 33.7"895.87 mieast4° 29' 26.1"308.62 minorth952.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 2:30 PM816 km507 miles441 nmSouth S
KiritimatiSat 2:30 PM1530 km951 miles826 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaFri 2:30 PM1561 km970 miles843 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 1:30 PM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmWest W
AlofiFri 1:30 PM2292 km1424 miles1238 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 2:30 PM2335 km1451 miles1261 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownFri 4:30 PM2721 km1691 miles1469 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSat 1:30 PM2891 km1796 miles1561 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 12:30 PM3085 km1917 miles1666 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSat 12:30 PM3316 km2060 miles1790 nmWest W
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