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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 4:53 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:19 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° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.57 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"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.1"985.42 miwest0° 08' 57.4"10.26 misouth985.22 mi
24 hours12° 04' 17.4"819.77 mieast3° 20' 24.6"229.62 misouth846.40 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 AM197 km122 miles106 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 6:56 AM305 km189 miles165 nmSouth S
Apia *Fri 6:56 AM315 km196 miles170 nmSouth S
Pago PagoThu 5:56 AM387 km240 miles209 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mata-UtuFri 4:56 AM524 km326 miles283 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiFri 5:56 AM816 km507 miles441 nmNorth N
NeiafuFri 5:56 AM875 km544 miles472 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiThu 5:56 AM918 km570 miles496 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiFri 4:56 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmWest-northwest WNW
PangaiFri 5:56 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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