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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: 34%

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 Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 03' South, Longitude: 151° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.26 meters/second, 1538.1 km/hour, 955.7 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' 48.2"955.53 miwest0° 05' 34.7"6.39 misouth955.31 mi
24 hours13° 39' 04.1"902.93 mieast1° 44' 58.1"120.33 misouth906.58 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 AM61 km38 miles33 nmNorth N
PapeeteSat 7:16 AM249 km155 miles135 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSat 7:16 AM953 km592 miles515 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSat 6:16 AM1924 km1196 miles1039 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 7:16 AM2166 km1346 miles1169 nmWest W
KiritimatiSun 7:16 AM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoSun 6:16 AM2263 km1406 miles1222 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownSat 9:16 AM2425 km1507 miles1309 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaSun 6:16 AM2495 km1551 miles1347 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaSun 5:16 AM3153 km1959 miles1703 nmWest W
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