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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 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 09' North, Longitude: 161° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.43 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.7 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' 23.8"1000.87 miwest0° 11' 01.9"12.63 minorth1000.83 mi
24 hours11° 44' 15.9"809.84 mieast4° 12' 50.5"289.59 minorth857.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 5:50 PM502 km312 miles271 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandMon 3:50 PM1751 km1088 miles946 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 4:50 PM1862 km1157 miles1006 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluMon 5:50 PM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmNorth N
Apia *Tue 5:50 PM2305 km1432 miles1245 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiTue 3:50 PM2584 km1605 miles1395 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteMon 5:50 PM2720 km1690 miles1469 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiMon 4:50 PM2738 km1701 miles1478 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaMon 5:50 PM2813 km1748 miles1519 nmSouth S
TarawaTue 3:50 PM2881 km1790 miles1555 nmWest W
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