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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 23:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 54' South, Longitude: 125° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.97 meters/second, 1601.9 km/hour, 995.4 miles/hour or 865.0 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' 55.2"995.36 miwest0° 11' 36.0"13.29 minorth995.62 mi
24 hours12° 33' 06.9"863.71 mieast4° 41' 07.4"321.96 minorth924.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 3:42 PM2168 km1347 miles1171 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteSat 1:42 PM2878 km1788 miles1554 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sat 6:42 PM2930 km1820 miles1582 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiSun 1:42 PM3598 km2235 miles1943 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSat 1:42 PM4025 km2501 miles2174 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CitySat 5:42 PM4056 km2520 miles2190 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsSat 5:42 PM4070 km2529 miles2198 nmEast E
HermosilloSat 4:42 PM4186 km2601 miles2260 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesSat 3:42 PM4494 km2792 miles2427 nmNorth N
GuatemalaSat 5:42 PM4515 km2806 miles2438 nmEast-northeast ENE
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