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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 02:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 11' North
Longitude: 132° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.30 meters/second, 1599.5 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"16.56 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.2"993.83 miwest0° 09' 59.2"11.44 minorth993.69 mi
24 hours11° 37' 13.9"795.71 mieast3° 43' 32.4"256.08 minorth831.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 4:40 PM2833 km1760 miles1530 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 4:40 PM3079 km1913 miles1663 nmWest-northwest WNW
Los AngelesTue 6:40 PM3219 km2000 miles1738 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 7:40 PM3234 km2009 miles1746 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteTue 4:40 PM3404 km2115 miles1838 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San FranciscoTue 6:40 PM3432 km2133 miles1853 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixTue 7:40 PM3502 km2176 miles1891 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasTue 6:40 PM3565 km2215 miles1925 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownTue 6:40 PM3687 km2291 miles1991 nmSouth S
Mexico CityTue 8:40 PM3813 km2369 miles2059 nmEast-northeast ENE
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