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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: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 24, 2014 at 17:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 23' South, Longitude: 165° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.86 meters/second, 1561.9 km/hour, 970.5 miles/hour or 843.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.17 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 misouth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 28' 48.9"970.26 miwest0° 07' 33.8"8.67 misouth970.03 mi
24 hours12° 51' 27.8"861.58 mieast2° 39' 56.5"183.29 misouth875.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoFri 6:18 AM594 km369 miles321 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 7:18 AM713 km443 miles385 nmWest W
AlofiFri 6:18 AM721 km448 miles389 nmSouthwest SW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 7:18 AM762 km474 miles411 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 6:18 AM860 km535 miles465 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaFri 7:18 AM951 km591 miles514 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSat 6:18 AM1297 km806 miles700 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteFri 7:18 AM1708 km1062 miles922 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaSat 5:18 AM1799 km1118 miles971 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSat 5:18 AM1820 km1131 miles982 nmWest-northwest WNW

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