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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, January 6, 2014 at 3:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 29%

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 Monday, January 6, 2014 at 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 26' South, Longitude: 170° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.71 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miNorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 30.1"1002.37 miWest0° 11' 39.8"13.36 miNorth1002.47 mi
24 hours12° 00' 50.2"830.99 miEast4° 33' 48.6"313.55 miNorth887.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiMon 4:40 PM363 km226 miles196 nmSouth S
Baker IslandSun 3:40 PM663 km412 miles358 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 4:40 PM989 km615 miles534 nmSouth S
FunafutiMon 3:40 PM1445 km898 miles780 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Mon 5:40 PM1487 km924 miles803 nmSouth S
KiritimatiMon 5:40 PM1494 km928 miles807 nmEast E
TarawaMon 3:40 PM1842 km1144 miles994 nmWest W
AlofiSun 4:40 PM2060 km1280 miles1112 nmSouth S
MajuroMon 3:40 PM2172 km1349 miles1173 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Mon 4:40 PM2299 km1428 miles1241 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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