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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 3:40 AM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:53 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: 133° 02' 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"982.20 miwest0° 08' 28.1"9.70 minorth981.99 mi
24 hours11° 36' 34.4"785.54 mieast3° 03' 29.2"210.25 minorth808.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluWed 5:30 PM2835 km1762 miles1531 nmWest-northwest WNW
Los AngelesWed 7:30 PM2864 km1780 miles1546 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiThu 5:30 PM2907 km1806 miles1569 nmWest-southwest WSW
HermosilloWed 8:30 PM2966 km1843 miles1601 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoWed 7:30 PM3041 km1890 miles1642 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixWed 8:30 PM3190 km1982 miles1723 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasWed 7:30 PM3218 km2000 miles1738 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 9:30 PM3718 km2310 miles2008 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteWed 5:30 PM3740 km2324 miles2019 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salt Lake CityWed 8:30 PM3799 km2361 miles2051 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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