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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 phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:22 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 21:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 42' South, Longitude: 145° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.81 meters/second, 1565.3 km/hour, 972.6 miles/hour or 845.2 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"0.19 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 24' 40.1"972.54 miwest0° 09' 45.4"11.18 minorth972.92 mi
24 hours13° 51' 32.1"935.28 mieast4° 14' 23.7"291.43 minorth986.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 11:48 AM709 km441 miles383 nmSouthwest SW
TaiohaeThu 12:18 PM749 km465 miles404 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaThu 11:48 AM1812 km1126 miles978 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 11:48 AM2093 km1301 miles1130 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownThu 1:48 PM2098 km1304 miles1133 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiThu 10:48 AM2732 km1698 miles1475 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 10:48 AM2863 km1779 miles1546 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 11:48 AM2877 km1788 miles1553 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 10:48 AM3319 km2063 miles1792 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 9:48 AM3732 km2319 miles2015 nmWest-northwest WNW
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