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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 11:12:00 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 23:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 28' South, Longitude: 165° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.22 meters/second, 1566.8 km/hour, 973.6 miles/hour or 846.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"16.23 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 24' 44.8"973.42 miWest0° 09' 52.4"11.31 miNorth973.79 mi
24 hours13° 49' 32.4"933.79 miEast4° 16' 35.2"293.92 miNorth985.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoThu 12:12 PM635 km394 miles343 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 1:12 PM734 km456 miles396 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 12:12 PM746 km464 miles403 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 1:12 PM780 km485 miles421 nmWest W
AlofiThu 12:12 PM890 km553 miles480 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaThu 1:12 PM1125 km699 miles607 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaFri 12:12 PM1437 km893 miles776 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteThu 1:12 PM1766 km1097 miles953 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiFri 11:12 AM1769 km1099 miles955 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 1:12 PM1806 km1122 miles975 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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