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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 phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:53 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 22' North, Longitude: 149° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.09 meters/second, 1598.7 km/hour, 993.4 miles/hour or 863.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.56 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.1"993.29 miwest0° 09' 55.4"11.37 minorth993.14 mi
24 hours11° 37' 03.7"795.07 mieast3° 41' 50.0"254.11 minorth830.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 5:50 PM1128 km701 miles609 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 5:50 PM1690 km1050 miles912 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteTue 5:50 PM2865 km1780 miles1547 nmSouth S
FakaofoWed 4:50 PM3108 km1931 miles1678 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 3:50 PM3126 km1943 miles1688 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaTue 5:50 PM3462 km2151 miles1869 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Wed 5:50 PM3477 km2160 miles1877 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayTue 4:50 PM3658 km2273 miles1975 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiTue 4:50 PM3771 km2343 miles2036 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiWed 3:50 PM3941 km2449 miles2128 nmWest-southwest WSW

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