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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 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 19' North, Longitude: 173° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.35 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 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' 25.2"1000.69 miwest0° 11' 00.0"12.60 minorth1000.65 mi
24 hours11° 43' 52.4"809.23 mieast4° 11' 55.2"288.54 minorth856.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandMon 4:40 PM575 km357 miles310 nmSouthwest SW
RawakiTue 5:40 PM934 km581 miles505 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoTue 5:40 PM1530 km951 miles826 nmSouth S
TarawaTue 4:40 PM1554 km966 miles839 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiTue 4:40 PM1643 km1021 miles887 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroTue 4:40 PM1743 km1083 miles941 nmWest W
KiritimatiTue 6:40 PM1798 km1117 miles971 nmEast E
Apia *Tue 6:40 PM2014 km1251 miles1087 nmSouth S
YarenTue 4:40 PM2262 km1406 miles1222 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluMon 6:40 PM2516 km1564 miles1359 nmNortheast NE
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