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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

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 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 01' South, Longitude: 170° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.86 meters/second, 1540.3 km/hour, 957.1 miles/hour or 831.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.95 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 23' 31.7"956.95 miwest0° 07' 22.0"8.45 minorth957.28 mi
24 hours14° 22' 36.1"955.93 mieast3° 26' 38.0"236.79 minorth992.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoWed 11:32 AM202 km126 miles109 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Thu 12:32 PM297 km184 miles160 nmNorthwest NW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Thu 12:32 PM335 km208 miles181 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiWed 11:32 AM336 km209 miles181 nmSouth S
NeiafuThu 11:32 AM498 km309 miles269 nmSouthwest SW
PangaiThu 11:32 AM609 km378 miles329 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 11:32 AM745 km463 miles402 nmNorth N
NukualofaThu 11:32 AM775 km481 miles418 nmSouthwest SW
SuvaThu 10:32 AM1235 km767 miles667 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaWed 12:32 PM1239 km770 miles669 nmEast-southeast ESE
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