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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 2:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 02:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 11' North, Longitude: 132° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.31 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 miNorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.2"993.77 miWest0° 09' 59.2"11.44 miNorth993.63 mi
24 hours11° 37' 14.2"795.66 miEast3° 43' 34.0"256.09 miNorth831.79 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 PM2862 km1778 miles1545 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 4:40 PM3105 km1929 miles1677 nmWest-northwest WNW
Los AngelesTue 6:40 PM3207 km1992 miles1731 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 7:40 PM3216 km1998 miles1737 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteTue 4:40 PM3420 km2125 miles1846 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San FranciscoTue 6:40 PM3426 km2129 miles1850 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixTue 7:40 PM3486 km2166 miles1882 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasTue 6:40 PM3552 km2207 miles1918 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownTue 6:40 PM3685 km2290 miles1990 nmSouth S
Mexico CityTue 8:40 PM3786 km2352 miles2044 nmEast-northeast ENE

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