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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 22:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 36' South, Longitude: 153° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.98 meters/second, 1565.9 km/hour, 973.0 miles/hour or 845.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"16.22 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 24' 42.1"972.93 miwest0° 09' 48.2"11.23 minorth973.30 mi
24 hours13° 50' 42.9"934.70 mieast4° 15' 18.2"292.47 minorth985.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 12:22 PM683 km425 miles369 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 12:22 PM1171 km728 miles632 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiFri 12:22 PM1659 km1031 miles896 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiThu 11:22 AM1906 km1184 miles1029 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 11:22 AM1981 km1231 miles1070 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 12:22 PM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 11:22 AM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownThu 2:22 PM2809 km1746 miles1517 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandThu 10:22 AM2915 km1811 miles1574 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiFri 10:22 AM3029 km1882 miles1636 nmWest W
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