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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 00:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 12' South, Longitude: 153° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.46 meters/second, 1582.1 km/hour, 983.1 miles/hour or 854.3 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 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 26' 16.7"983.01 miwest0° 10' 44.5"12.30 minorth983.36 mi
24 hours13° 09' 13.1"895.58 mieast4° 29' 36.9"308.83 minorth952.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 2:42 PM918 km570 miles495 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaFri 2:42 PM1393 km865 miles752 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiSat 2:42 PM1399 km869 miles755 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoSat 1:42 PM1945 km1208 miles1050 nmWest W
AlofiFri 1:42 PM2018 km1254 miles1089 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 2:42 PM2027 km1259 miles1094 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSat 1:42 PM2616 km1625 miles1412 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 12:42 PM2790 km1733 miles1506 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownFri 4:42 PM2972 km1847 miles1605 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiSat 12:42 PM2999 km1864 miles1619 nmWest W
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