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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 02:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 12' North, Longitude: 134° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.27 meters/second, 1599.4 km/hour, 993.8 miles/hour or 863.6 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' 51.4"993.77 miwest0° 09' 58.7"11.43 minorth993.62 mi
24 hours11° 37' 12.4"795.62 mieast3° 43' 17.8"255.80 minorth831.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 4:50 PM2575 km1600 miles1390 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 4:50 PM2852 km1772 miles1540 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteTue 4:50 PM3268 km2030 miles1764 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los AngelesTue 6:50 PM3336 km2073 miles1802 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 7:50 PM3413 km2121 miles1843 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoTue 6:50 PM3510 km2181 miles1895 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixTue 7:50 PM3654 km2271 miles1973 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasTue 6:50 PM3690 km2293 miles1992 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownTue 6:50 PM3719 km2311 miles2008 nmSouth S
Mexico CityTue 8:50 PM4059 km2522 miles2192 nmEast-northeast ENE
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