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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 22:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 35' South, Longitude: 155° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.02 meters/second, 1566.1 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"973.02 miwest0° 09' 49.0"11.25 minorth973.39 mi
24 hours13° 50' 31.4"934.56 mieast4° 15' 30.8"292.72 minorth985.88 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 PM826 km513 miles446 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 12:30 PM1068 km664 miles577 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiFri 12:30 PM1614 km1003 miles871 nmNorth N
AlofiThu 11:30 AM1718 km1068 miles928 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 11:30 AM1775 km1103 miles958 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 12:30 PM1788 km1111 miles965 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 11:30 AM2317 km1440 miles1251 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 10:30 AM2730 km1697 miles1474 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiFri 10:30 AM2821 km1753 miles1523 nmWest W
SuvaFri 10:30 AM2882 km1791 miles1556 nmWest-southwest WSW
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