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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 3:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 03' North, Longitude: 135° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.09 meters/second, 1580.7 km/hour, 982.2 miles/hour or 853.5 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"982.06 miWest0° 08' 27.5"9.69 miNorth981.85 mi
24 hours11° 36' 35.1"785.44 miEast3° 03' 13.6"209.94 miNorth808.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluWed 5:40 PM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiThu 5:40 PM2690 km1672 miles1453 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesWed 7:40 PM2982 km1853 miles1610 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoWed 7:40 PM3122 km1940 miles1686 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloWed 8:40 PM3141 km1951 miles1696 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixWed 8:40 PM3338 km2074 miles1802 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasWed 7:40 PM3341 km2076 miles1804 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteWed 5:40 PM3633 km2257 miles1962 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salt Lake CityWed 8:40 PM3914 km2432 miles2113 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 9:40 PM3941 km2449 miles2128 nmEast-northeast ENE

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