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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 12:42:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 00:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 12' South, Longitude: 153° 15' West

The ground speed is currently 439.46 meters/second, 1582.1 kilometres/hour, 983.0 miles/hour or 854.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 16.5"982.93 miWest0° 10' 44.4"12.30 miNorth983.28 mi
24 hours13° 09' 15.0"895.54 miEast4° 29' 35.9"308.79 miNorth952.36 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Fri 2:42 PM717 km445 miles387 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteFri 2:42 PM904 km562 miles488 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaFri 2:42 PM1406 km874 miles759 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiSat 2:42 PM1409 km875 miles761 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoSat 1:42 PM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmWest W
AlofiFri 1:42 PM2043 km1269 miles1103 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 2:42 PM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSat 1:42 PM2641 km1641 miles1426 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 12:42 PM2817 km1750 miles1521 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownFri 4:42 PM2948 km1832 miles1592 nmSoutheast SE

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