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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 11:30:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 54' South, Longitude: 176° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.13 meters/second, 1541.3 km/hour, 957.7 miles/hour or 832.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.96 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miNorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 23' 33.9"957.48 miWest0° 07' 28.7"8.57 miNorth957.82 mi
24 hours345° 38' 30.8"955.18 miWest3° 28' 57.6"239.43 miNorth992.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LautokaThu 11:30 AM232 km144 miles125 nmSoutheast SE
NadiThu 11:30 AM248 km154 miles134 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaThu 11:30 AM344 km214 miles186 nmSoutheast SE
LevukaThu 11:30 AM345 km214 miles186 nmSoutheast SE
LabasaThu 11:30 AM347 km215 miles187 nmEast E
Port VilaThu 10:30 AM862 km536 miles465 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiThu 11:30 AM881 km547 miles476 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuganvilleThu 10:30 AM966 km600 miles521 nmWest W
NukualofaThu 12:30 PM1078 km670 miles582 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaThu 10:30 AM1243 km772 miles671 nmSouthwest SW

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