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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 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: 141° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.19 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"993.50 miwest0° 09' 57.0"11.40 minorth993.36 mi
24 hours11° 37' 08.2"795.33 mieast3° 42' 35.6"254.98 minorth831.10 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 PM1845 km1146 miles996 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 5:20 PM2233 km1388 miles1206 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteTue 5:20 PM2975 km1849 miles1607 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los AngelesTue 7:20 PM3747 km2329 miles2023 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoWed 4:20 PM3787 km2353 miles2045 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaTue 5:20 PM3802 km2362 miles2053 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San FranciscoTue 7:20 PM3811 km2368 miles2058 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownTue 7:20 PM3908 km2428 miles2110 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandTue 3:20 PM3931 km2443 miles2123 nmWest-southwest WSW
HermosilloTue 8:20 PM3975 km2470 miles2146 nmNortheast NE
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