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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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 20:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 53' South, Longitude: 128° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.45 meters/second, 1564.0 km/hour, 971.8 miles/hour or 844.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"16.20 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 24' 36.1"971.75 miwest0° 09' 39.4"11.06 minorth972.12 mi
24 hours13° 53' 12.7"936.48 mieast4° 12' 28.9"289.25 minorth986.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 12:38 PM1360 km845 miles734 nmSouth S
PapeeteThu 10:38 AM2328 km1446 miles1257 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Thu 3:38 PM2535 km1575 miles1369 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 10:38 AM3456 km2147 miles1866 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 10:38 AM3587 km2229 miles1937 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiThu 9:38 AM4484 km2786 miles2421 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 10:38 AM4690 km2914 miles2533 nmWest W
Mexico CityThu 2:38 PM4805 km2985 miles2594 nmNortheast NE
HonoluluThu 10:38 AM4966 km3086 miles2682 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaFri 9:38 AM5046 km3135 miles2724 nmWest-southwest WSW
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