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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 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 17' North, Longitude: 142° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.18 meters/second, 1599.1 km/hour, 993.6 miles/hour or 863.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.56 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.6"993.56 miwest0° 09' 57.0"11.40 minorth993.42 mi
24 hours11° 37' 08.0"795.37 mieast3° 42' 34.1"254.97 minorth831.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 5:20 PM1817 km1129 miles981 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 5:20 PM2211 km1374 miles1194 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteTue 5:20 PM2968 km1844 miles1602 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoWed 4:20 PM3761 km2337 miles2031 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesTue 7:20 PM3765 km2340 miles2033 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaTue 5:20 PM3787 km2353 miles2045 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San FranciscoTue 7:20 PM3825 km2377 miles2065 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandTue 3:20 PM3902 km2424 miles2107 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownTue 7:20 PM3918 km2434 miles2115 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HermosilloTue 8:20 PM3998 km2484 miles2159 nmNortheast NE
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