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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: 67%

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 Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 13:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 43' South, Longitude: 137° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.53 meters/second, 1607.5 km/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.65 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 32' 17.0"998.80 miwest0° 09' 51.3"11.29 misouth998.69 mi
24 hours11° 20' 25.3"779.12 mieast3° 48' 44.4"262.02 misouth818.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeWed 4:18 AM314 km195 miles169 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteWed 3:48 AM1750 km1087 miles945 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownWed 5:48 AM2192 km1362 miles1183 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiThu 3:48 AM2366 km1470 miles1278 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaWed 3:48 AM2858 km1776 miles1543 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 2:48 AM3693 km2295 miles1994 nmWest W
AlofiWed 2:48 AM3732 km2319 miles2015 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Wed 8:48 AM3762 km2338 miles2032 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluWed 3:48 AM3795 km2358 miles2049 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Thu 3:48 AM3797 km2359 miles2050 nmWest-southwest WSW
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