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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 21:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 45' South, Longitude: 140° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.70 meters/second, 1564.9 km/hour, 972.4 miles/hour or 845.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"16.21 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 24' 38.9"972.32 miwest0° 09' 43.7"11.15 minorth972.69 mi
24 hours13° 52' 00.8"935.63 mieast4° 13' 51.2"290.82 minorth986.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeThu 11:58 AM427 km266 miles231 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteThu 11:28 AM1115 km693 miles602 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownThu 1:28 PM1742 km1083 miles941 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 11:28 AM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 11:28 AM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 10:28 AM3229 km2006 miles1743 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 10:28 AM3384 km2103 miles1827 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 11:28 AM3395 km2110 miles1833 nmWest W
Easter Island *Thu 4:28 PM3607 km2241 miles1948 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaFri 10:28 AM3809 km2367 miles2057 nmWest-southwest WSW
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