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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 23:22:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 5:21 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 23:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 55' South, Longitude: 178° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.09 meters/second, 1541.1 km/hour, 957.6 miles/hour or 832.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.96 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 23' 33.6"957.40 miwest0° 07' 27.8"8.55 minorth957.73 mi
24 hours345° 38' 21.3"955.27 miwest3° 28' 38.1"239.06 minorth992.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LabasaThu 11:22 AM148 km92 miles80 nmEast-southeast ESE
LautokaThu 11:22 AM198 km123 miles107 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LevukaThu 11:22 AM210 km130 miles113 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NadiThu 11:22 AM220 km137 miles119 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaThu 11:22 AM247 km154 miles133 nmSouth S
Mata-UtuThu 11:22 AM683 km424 miles369 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiThu 11:22 AM829 km515 miles447 nmNorth N
NeiafuThu 12:22 PM895 km556 miles483 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiThu 12:22 PM909 km565 miles491 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaThu 12:22 PM913 km567 miles493 nmSoutheast SE

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