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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: 56%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:54 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 60' South, Longitude: 171° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.58 meters/second, 1586.1 km/hour, 985.5 miles/hour or 856.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.2"985.36 miwest0° 08' 57.4"10.26 misouth985.16 mi
24 hours12° 04' 15.4"819.68 mieast3° 20' 26.1"229.64 misouth846.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoFri 5:56 AM186 km116 miles101 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 6:56 AM309 km192 miles167 nmSouth S
Apia *Fri 6:56 AM314 km195 miles170 nmSouth S
Pago PagoThu 5:56 AM378 km235 miles204 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mata-UtuFri 4:56 AM550 km342 miles297 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiFri 5:56 AM811 km504 miles438 nmNorth N
NeiafuFri 5:56 AM883 km548 miles477 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiThu 5:56 AM912 km566 miles492 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PangaiFri 5:56 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 4:56 AM1035 km643 miles559 nmWest-northwest WNW
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