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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: 29%

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 Monday, January 6, 2014 at 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 26' South, Longitude: 170° 50' 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"1002.44 miwest0° 11' 39.8"13.36 minorth1002.54 mi
24 hours12° 00' 49.3"831.03 mieast4° 33' 48.0"313.56 minorth887.63 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 PM364 km226 miles196 nmSouth S
Baker IslandSun 3:40 PM633 km393 miles342 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 4:40 PM989 km614 miles534 nmSouth S
FunafutiMon 3:40 PM1420 km882 miles767 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Mon 5:40 PM1485 km923 miles802 nmSouth S
KiritimatiMon 5:40 PM1524 km947 miles823 nmEast E
TarawaMon 3:40 PM1812 km1126 miles978 nmWest W
AlofiSun 4:40 PM2061 km1281 miles1113 nmSouth S
MajuroMon 3:40 PM2165 km1345 miles1169 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Mon 4:40 PM2284 km1419 miles1233 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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