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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 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 04' North
Longitude: 137° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.05 meters/second, 1580.6 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.4 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"982.03 miwest0° 08' 26.8"9.68 minorth981.82 mi
24 hours11° 36' 35.9"785.43 mieast3° 02' 54.1"209.58 minorth808.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluWed 5:50 PM2360 km1467 miles1274 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiThu 5:50 PM2425 km1507 miles1310 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesWed 7:50 PM3144 km1954 miles1698 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoWed 7:50 PM3235 km2010 miles1747 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloWed 8:50 PM3364 km2090 miles1816 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasWed 7:50 PM3507 km2179 miles1894 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteWed 5:50 PM3517 km2186 miles1899 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PhoenixWed 8:50 PM3533 km2196 miles1908 nmNortheast NE
Salt Lake CityWed 8:50 PM4071 km2530 miles2198 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownWed 7:50 PM4194 km2606 miles2265 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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