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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: 2%

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 Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 30' South, Longitude: 112° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.76 meters/second, 1536.3 km/hour, 954.6 miles/hour or 829.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.91 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 minorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 23' 23.0"954.48 miwest0° 06' 53.0"7.89 minorth954.80 mi
24 hours14° 27' 09.8"958.66 mieast3° 16' 25.2"225.09 minorth992.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Wed 1:30 PM1207 km750 miles652 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownWed 10:30 AM2094 km1301 miles1131 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsWed 12:30 PM3014 km1873 miles1628 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaWed 1:30 PM3815 km2370 miles2060 nmEast E
PapeeteWed 8:30 AM3981 km2473 miles2149 nmWest W
QuitoWed 1:30 PM4106 km2551 miles2217 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaWed 12:30 PM4181 km2598 miles2258 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorWed 12:30 PM4186 km2601 miles2260 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityWed 12:30 PM4221 km2623 miles2279 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseWed 12:30 PM4254 km2643 miles2297 nmNortheast NE
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