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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 10:32:00 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 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 35' South, Longitude: 155° 32' 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' 42.6"972.96 miWest0° 09' 49.1"11.25 miNorth973.34 mi
24 hours13° 50' 30.1"934.48 miEast4° 15' 32.2"292.72 miNorth985.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 12:32 PM844 km524 miles456 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 12:32 PM1058 km658 miles571 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiFri 12:32 PM1610 km1001 miles870 nmNorth N
AlofiThu 11:32 AM1698 km1055 miles917 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 11:32 AM1749 km1087 miles944 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 12:32 PM1765 km1097 miles953 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 11:32 AM2296 km1427 miles1240 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 10:32 AM2710 km1684 miles1463 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiFri 10:32 AM2800 km1740 miles1512 nmWest W
SuvaFri 10:32 AM2860 km1777 miles1544 nmWest-southwest WSW

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