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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: 55%

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 17:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 03' South, Longitude: 177° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.48 meters/second, 1585.7 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 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 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 30' 38.6"985.20 miwest0° 08' 56.3"10.24 misouth985.01 mi
24 hours12° 04' 57.4"820.37 mieast3° 19' 54.6"229.05 misouth846.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mata-UtuFri 5:18 AM277 km172 miles149 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiFri 5:18 AM476 km296 miles257 nmNorthwest NW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 7:18 AM625 km388 miles338 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Fri 7:18 AM673 km418 miles364 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoFri 6:18 AM688 km427 miles371 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pago PagoThu 6:18 AM798 km496 miles431 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaFri 5:18 AM910 km566 miles492 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NeiafuFri 6:18 AM913 km567 miles493 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LautokaFri 5:18 AM921 km572 miles497 nmSouthwest SW
NadiFri 5:18 AM941 km585 miles508 nmSouthwest SW
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