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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 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° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.97 meters/second, 1601.9 km/hour, 995.4 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' 55.1"995.29 miwest0° 11' 35.9"13.28 minorth995.55 mi
24 hours12° 33' 08.4"863.67 mieast4° 41' 07.2"321.93 minorth924.23 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 PM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteSat 1:42 PM2904 km1804 miles1568 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sat 6:42 PM2912 km1810 miles1573 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiSun 1:42 PM3627 km2254 miles1958 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CitySat 5:42 PM4035 km2507 miles2179 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsSat 5:42 PM4041 km2511 miles2182 nmEast E
RarotongaSat 1:42 PM4051 km2517 miles2188 nmWest-southwest WSW
HermosilloSat 4:42 PM4176 km2595 miles2255 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesSat 3:42 PM4489 km2790 miles2424 nmNorth N
GuatemalaSat 5:42 PM4490 km2790 miles2424 nmEast-northeast ENE
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