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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 10:30:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 9:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 22:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 35' South, Longitude: 155° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.01 meters/second, 1566.0 km/hour, 973.1 miles/hour or 845.6 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' 42.5"972.94 miWest0° 09' 48.9"11.24 miNorth973.31 mi
24 hours13° 50' 33.1"934.52 miEast4° 15' 29.1"292.66 miNorth985.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 12:30 PM805 km500 miles435 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 12:30 PM1080 km671 miles583 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiFri 12:30 PM1618 km1006 miles874 nmNorth N
AlofiThu 11:30 AM1744 km1084 miles942 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 11:30 AM1800 km1119 miles972 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 12:30 PM1817 km1129 miles981 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 11:30 AM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 10:30 AM2756 km1713 miles1488 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiFri 10:30 AM2852 km1772 miles1540 nmWest W
SuvaFri 10:30 AM2910 km1808 miles1571 nmWest-southwest WSW

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