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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 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 34' South, Longitude: 157° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.06 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' 42.9"973.11 miwest0° 09' 49.7"11.26 minorth973.49 mi
24 hours13° 50' 19.8"934.43 mieast4° 15' 43.6"292.96 minorth985.81 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 PM992 km616 miles535 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 12:38 PM996 km619 miles538 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiThu 11:38 AM1535 km954 miles829 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 11:38 AM1569 km975 miles847 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Fri 12:38 PM1581 km982 miles853 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 12:38 PM1596 km992 miles862 nmNorth N
NukualofaFri 11:38 AM2133 km1325 miles1152 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 10:38 AM2550 km1584 miles1377 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiFri 10:38 AM2614 km1624 miles1411 nmWest W
SuvaFri 10:38 AM2682 km1666 miles1448 nmWest-southwest WSW
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