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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 Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 00:32:00 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 Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 00:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 14' South, Longitude: 150° 51' 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"982.82 miwest0° 10' 43.8"12.29 minorth983.17 mi
24 hours13° 09' 32.1"895.78 mieast4° 29' 26.8"308.61 minorth952.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 2:32 PM820 km510 miles443 nmSouth S
KiritimatiSat 2:32 PM1518 km943 miles820 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaFri 2:32 PM1548 km962 miles836 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 1:32 PM2238 km1391 miles1208 nmWest W
AlofiFri 1:32 PM2272 km1411 miles1227 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 2:32 PM2312 km1437 miles1248 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownFri 4:32 PM2739 km1702 miles1479 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSat 1:32 PM2870 km1783 miles1550 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 12:32 PM3063 km1903 miles1654 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSat 12:32 PM3292 km2046 miles1778 nmWest W
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