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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 03:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 19' North, Longitude: 144° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.15 meters/second, 1598.9 km/hour, 993.5 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' 51.9"993.50 miwest0° 09' 56.5"11.39 minorth993.35 mi
24 hours11° 37' 06.5"795.29 mieast3° 42' 19.3"254.69 minorth830.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 5:30 PM1576 km979 miles851 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 5:30 PM2019 km1254 miles1090 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteTue 5:30 PM2910 km1808 miles1571 nmSouth S
FakaofoWed 4:30 PM3536 km2197 miles1910 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandTue 3:30 PM3642 km2263 miles1966 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaTue 5:30 PM3663 km2276 miles1978 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Wed 5:30 PM3870 km2405 miles2090 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesTue 7:30 PM3929 km2441 miles2121 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoTue 7:30 PM3955 km2457 miles2135 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownTue 7:30 PM4016 km2496 miles2169 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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