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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 01:32:00 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 01:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 03' South, Longitude: 165° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.69 meters/second, 1582.9 km/hour, 983.6 miles/hour or 854.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.39 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 26' 20.3"983.45 miwest0° 10' 47.1"12.35 minorth983.80 mi
24 hours13° 07' 49.6"894.34 mieast4° 30' 19.9"309.62 minorth951.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoSat 2:32 PM657 km408 miles355 nmWest W
Pago PagoFri 2:32 PM751 km467 miles406 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Sat 3:32 PM821 km510 miles443 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 3:32 PM858 km533 miles464 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiSat 2:32 PM921 km573 miles498 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 2:32 PM1114 km692 miles601 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaFri 3:32 PM1371 km852 miles740 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiSat 3:32 PM1585 km985 miles856 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaSat 2:32 PM1622 km1008 miles876 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 1:32 PM1679 km1043 miles907 nmNorthwest NW

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