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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 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 05' South, Longitude: 157° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.16 meters/second, 1537.8 km/hour, 955.5 miles/hour or 830.3 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' 46.2"955.30 miwest0° 05' 32.4"6.35 misouth955.08 mi
24 hours13° 39' 49.6"903.58 mieast1° 43' 55.5"119.13 misouth907.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSat 7:40 AM512 km318 miles276 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteSat 7:40 AM859 km534 miles464 nmEast E
AlofiSat 6:40 AM1318 km819 miles712 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 7:40 AM1559 km968 miles842 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSun 6:40 AM1702 km1058 miles919 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 6:40 AM1901 km1181 miles1026 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 7:40 AM2096 km1302 miles1132 nmNorth N
SuvaSun 5:40 AM2542 km1579 miles1372 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 5:40 AM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSat 5:40 AM2815 km1749 miles1520 nmNorthwest NW
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