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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 5:16:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 34%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 03' South, Longitude: 151° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.26 meters/second, 1538.1 km/hour, 955.8 miles/hour or 830.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"15.93 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miSouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 26' 48.3"955.47 miWest0° 05' 34.8"6.39 miSouth955.25 mi
24 hours13° 39' 02.1"902.83 miEast1° 45' 01.0"120.37 miSouth906.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Sat 7:16 AM62 km38 miles33 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteSat 7:16 AM222 km138 miles120 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSat 7:16 AM978 km608 miles528 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSat 6:16 AM1953 km1213 miles1054 nmWest W
KiritimatiSun 7:16 AM2185 km1357 miles1180 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Sun 7:16 AM2194 km1363 miles1185 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 6:16 AM2287 km1421 miles1235 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownSat 9:16 AM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaSun 6:16 AM2523 km1568 miles1362 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaSun 5:16 AM3182 km1977 miles1718 nmWest W

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