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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: 50%

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 Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 09' North, Longitude: 130° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.33 meters/second, 1599.6 km/hour, 993.9 miles/hour or 863.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.57 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.0"993.90 miwest0° 09' 59.7"11.45 minorth993.76 mi
24 hours11° 37' 15.5"795.79 mieast3° 43' 46.9"256.36 minorth832.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloTue 7:30 PM3065 km1904 miles1655 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiWed 4:30 PM3093 km1922 miles1670 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesTue 6:30 PM3116 km1937 miles1683 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluTue 4:30 PM3312 km2058 miles1788 nmWest-northwest WNW
PhoenixTue 7:30 PM3361 km2089 miles1815 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoTue 6:30 PM3371 km2095 miles1820 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasTue 6:30 PM3453 km2145 miles1864 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteTue 4:30 PM3554 km2209 miles1919 nmSouthwest SW
Mexico CityTue 8:30 PM3569 km2218 miles1927 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownTue 6:30 PM3675 km2283 miles1984 nmSouth S
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