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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.27 meters/second, 1567.0 km/hour, 973.7 miles/hour or 846.1 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' 45.4"973.59 miwest0° 09' 53.2"11.33 minorth973.96 mi
24 hours13° 49' 19.1"933.70 mieast4° 16' 49.4"294.21 minorth985.44 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 12:20 PM416 km259 miles225 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 1:20 PM505 km314 miles273 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 12:20 PM546 km339 miles295 nmNorthwest NW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 1:20 PM549 km341 miles296 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiThu 12:20 PM781 km485 miles422 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NeiafuFri 12:20 PM989 km615 miles534 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaThu 1:20 PM1262 km784 miles681 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaFri 12:20 PM1275 km792 miles688 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiFri 11:20 AM1535 km954 miles829 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaFri 11:20 AM1653 km1027 miles893 nmWest-southwest WSW
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