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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: 100%
Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:53 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 30' North
Longitude: 159° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.38 meters/second, 1560.2 km/hour, 969.4 miles/hour or 842.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.16 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.3"969.32 miwest0° 06' 09.3"7.06 misouth969.59 mi
24 hours10° 53' 50.1"726.51 mieast2° 45' 10.8"189.28 misouth755.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloThu 12:52 AM628 km390 miles339 nmNortheast NE
WailukuThu 12:52 AM655 km407 miles353 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluThu 12:52 AM656 km408 miles354 nmNorth N
KiritimatiFri 12:52 AM1520 km944 miles821 nmSouth S
MidwayWed 11:52 PM2353 km1462 miles1271 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 10:52 PM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 11:52 PM3060 km1901 miles1652 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroThu 10:52 PM3371 km2094 miles1820 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 10:52 PM3440 km2138 miles1858 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 12:52 AM3533 km2195 miles1908 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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