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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 22:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 33' South, Longitude: 158° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.08 meters/second, 1566.3 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
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"16.22 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 24' 43.2"973.09 miwest0° 09' 50.0"11.27 minorth973.46 mi
24 hours13° 50' 14.0"934.29 mieast4° 15' 50.0"293.06 minorth985.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaThu 12:42 PM975 km606 miles526 nmSouth S
PapeeteThu 12:42 PM1080 km671 miles583 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiThu 11:42 AM1445 km898 miles780 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 11:42 AM1467 km911 miles792 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Fri 12:42 PM1477 km918 miles798 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 12:42 PM1598 km993 miles863 nmNorth N
NukualofaFri 11:42 AM2043 km1269 miles1103 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 10:42 AM2462 km1530 miles1329 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiFri 10:42 AM2510 km1560 miles1355 nmWest W
SuvaFri 10:42 AM2582 km1604 miles1394 nmWest-southwest WSW

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