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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: 18%

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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 56' South, Longitude: 123° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.94 meters/second, 1601.8 km/hour, 995.3 miles/hour or 864.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.59 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 27' 54.5"995.29 miwest0° 11' 35.8"13.28 minorth995.55 mi
24 hours12° 33' 21.0"863.93 mieast4° 41' 06.1"321.93 minorth924.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 3:32 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sat 6:32 PM2781 km1728 miles1502 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSat 1:32 PM3113 km1934 miles1681 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 5:32 PM3806 km2365 miles2055 nmEast E
KiritimatiSun 1:32 PM3859 km2398 miles2084 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CitySat 5:32 PM3872 km2406 miles2091 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSat 4:32 PM4098 km2546 miles2213 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RarotongaSat 1:32 PM4260 km2647 miles2300 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuatemalaSat 5:32 PM4289 km2665 miles2316 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSat 5:32 PM4368 km2714 miles2358 nmEast-northeast ENE
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