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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 Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 00:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 44' South, Longitude: 137° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.13 meters/second, 1602.5 km/hour, 995.7 miles/hour or 865.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.60 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 27' 58.5"995.71 miwest0° 11' 37.0"13.30 minorth995.97 mi
24 hours12° 31' 57.2"862.62 mieast4° 41' 13.0"322.07 minorth923.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSat 3:02 PM399 km248 miles216 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteSat 2:32 PM1816 km1129 miles981 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownSat 4:32 PM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiSun 2:32 PM2312 km1437 miles1248 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSat 2:32 PM2912 km1809 miles1572 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSun 1:32 PM3693 km2294 miles1994 nmWest W
HonoluluSat 2:32 PM3697 km2297 miles1996 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSat 1:32 PM3764 km2339 miles2033 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 2:32 PM3811 km2368 miles2058 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sat 7:32 PM3844 km2389 miles2076 nmSoutheast SE
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