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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: 39%

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 Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 03:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 06' North, Longitude: 156° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.46 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 23.2"1000.87 miwest0° 11' 02.6"12.65 minorth1000.83 mi
24 hours11° 44' 26.1"810.04 mieast4° 13' 13.5"290.01 minorth857.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 5:30 PM280 km174 miles151 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluMon 5:30 PM1914 km1189 miles1034 nmNorth N
FakaofoTue 4:30 PM2241 km1393 miles1210 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandMon 3:30 PM2304 km1432 miles1244 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 5:30 PM2498 km1552 miles1349 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Tue 5:30 PM2630 km1634 miles1420 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaMon 5:30 PM2830 km1758 miles1528 nmSouth S
AlofiMon 4:30 PM2973 km1847 miles1605 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiTue 3:30 PM3072 km1909 miles1659 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaTue 3:30 PM3445 km2141 miles1860 nmWest W
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