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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 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 54' South, Longitude: 175° 54' 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' 34.1"957.56 miwest0° 07' 28.8"8.58 minorth957.90 mi
24 hours345° 38' 32.2"955.23 miwest3° 29' 00.3"239.50 minorth992.21 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 AM250 km156 miles135 nmSoutheast SE
NadiThu 11:30 AM264 km164 miles143 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaThu 11:30 AM364 km226 miles197 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaThu 10:30 AM834 km518 miles450 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiThu 11:30 AM893 km555 miles482 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuganvilleThu 10:30 AM937 km582 miles506 nmWest W
NukualofaThu 12:30 PM1103 km685 miles595 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaThu 10:30 AM1218 km757 miles658 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Thu 1:30 PM1345 km836 miles727 nmEast E
AlofiWed 12:30 PM1545 km960 miles834 nmEast-southeast ESE
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