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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: 51%

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 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 32' North, Longitude: 164° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.91 meters/second, 1598.1 km/hour, 993.0 miles/hour or 862.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.55 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.8"992.95 miwest0° 09' 52.0"11.30 minorth992.80 mi
24 hours11° 36' 55.6"794.63 mieast3° 40' 21.4"252.44 minorth829.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 6:50 PM1045 km649 miles564 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluTue 6:50 PM1560 km969 miles842 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandTue 4:50 PM1662 km1033 miles898 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 5:50 PM2136 km1327 miles1153 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 5:50 PM2590 km1610 miles1399 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Wed 6:50 PM2618 km1627 miles1414 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 4:50 PM2649 km1646 miles1430 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaWed 4:50 PM2667 km1657 miles1440 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 4:50 PM2738 km1701 miles1478 nmWest W
AlofiTue 5:50 PM3119 km1938 miles1684 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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