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

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 34' South, Longitude: 156° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.05 meters/second, 1566.2 km/hour, 973.2 miles/hour or 845.7 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' 42.8"973.03 miwest0° 09' 49.6"11.26 minorth973.40 mi
24 hours13° 50' 21.4"934.38 mieast4° 15' 41.9"292.90 minorth985.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 12:38 PM968 km601 miles522 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 12:38 PM1004 km624 miles542 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiThu 11:38 AM1560 km969 miles842 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 12:38 PM1597 km992 miles862 nmNorth N
FakaofoFri 11:38 AM1598 km993 miles863 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Fri 12:38 PM1610 km1000 miles869 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 11:38 AM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 10:38 AM2575 km1600 miles1390 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiFri 10:38 AM2643 km1642 miles1427 nmWest W
SuvaFri 10:38 AM2709 km1684 miles1463 nmWest-southwest WSW
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