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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 11:20:00 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 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 27' South, Longitude: 167° 04' West

The ground speed is currently 435.27 meters/second, 1567.0 kilometres/hour, 973.7 miles/hour or 846.1 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"16.23 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 24' 45.3"973.51 miWest0° 09' 53.1"11.33 miNorth973.88 mi
24 hours13° 49' 20.8"933.65 miEast4° 16' 47.7"294.16 miNorth985.38 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
Pago PagoThu 12:20 PM443 km275 miles239 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 1:20 PM533 km331 miles288 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 12:20 PM567 km352 miles306 nmNorthwest NW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 1:20 PM577 km358 miles311 nmWest-southwest WSW
AtafuFri 12:20 PM737 km458 miles398 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 12:20 PM792 km492 miles428 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mata-UtuFri 11:20 AM992 km617 miles536 nmWest W
NeiafuFri 12:20 PM1010 km628 miles545 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaThu 1:20 PM1243 km773 miles671 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaFri 12:20 PM1294 km804 miles698 nmSouthwest SW

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