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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 10:38:00 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 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 34' South, Longitude: 156° 59' West

The ground speed is currently 435.05 meters/second, 1566.2 kilometres/hour, 973.2 miles/hour or 845.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Thu 12:38 PM712 km442 miles384 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteThu 12:38 PM968 km601 miles523 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 12:38 PM1004 km624 miles542 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiThu 11:38 AM1560 km970 miles843 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 11:38 AM1594 km991 miles861 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 12:38 PM1597 km992 miles862 nmNorth N
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 AM2645 km1643 miles1428 nmWest W

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