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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: 40%
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 Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 08' North
Longitude: 158° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.45 meters/second, 1610.8 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' 23.6"1000.90 miwest0° 11' 02.2"12.64 minorth1000.86 mi
24 hours11° 44' 20.7"809.96 mieast4° 13' 01.4"289.80 minorth857.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 5:40 PM299 km186 miles162 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluMon 5:40 PM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmNorth N
Baker IslandMon 3:40 PM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 4:40 PM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Tue 5:40 PM2448 km1521 miles1322 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteMon 5:40 PM2602 km1617 miles1405 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaMon 5:40 PM2807 km1744 miles1516 nmSouth S
FunafutiTue 3:40 PM2811 km1747 miles1518 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 4:40 PM2838 km1763 miles1532 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaTue 3:40 PM3148 km1956 miles1700 nmWest W
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