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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 01:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 03' South
Longitude: 165° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.70 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.39 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 26' 20.4"983.53 miwest0° 10' 47.2"12.36 minorth983.88 mi
24 hours13° 07' 47.6"894.38 mieast4° 30' 20.9"309.66 minorth951.46 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 PM628 km390 miles339 nmWest W
Pago PagoFri 2:32 PM729 km453 miles394 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Sat 3:32 PM796 km495 miles430 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 3:32 PM833 km518 miles450 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiSat 2:32 PM902 km561 miles487 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 2:32 PM1101 km684 miles595 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaFri 3:32 PM1384 km860 miles747 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiSat 3:32 PM1602 km995 miles865 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaSat 2:32 PM1604 km996 miles866 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 1:32 PM1657 km1030 miles895 nmNorthwest NW
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