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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: 60%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:54 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 03:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 01' North, Longitude: 132° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.13 meters/second, 1580.9 km/hour, 982.3 miles/hour or 853.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.37 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.1"982.14 miwest0° 08' 28.1"9.70 minorth981.93 mi
24 hours11° 36' 34.4"785.49 mieast3° 03' 31.2"210.27 minorth808.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Los AngelesWed 7:30 PM2850 km1771 miles1539 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluWed 5:30 PM2862 km1778 miles1545 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiThu 5:30 PM2934 km1823 miles1584 nmWest-southwest WSW
HermosilloWed 8:30 PM2944 km1830 miles1590 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoWed 7:30 PM3032 km1884 miles1637 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixWed 8:30 PM3172 km1971 miles1713 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasWed 7:30 PM3203 km1990 miles1730 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 9:30 PM3690 km2293 miles1992 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteWed 5:30 PM3754 km2333 miles2027 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salt Lake CityWed 8:30 PM3785 km2352 miles2044 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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