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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 11:22:00 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 23:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 27' South, Longitude: 167° 33' West

The ground speed is currently 435.28 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' 45.5"973.53 miWest0° 09' 53.3"11.33 miNorth973.90 mi
24 hours13° 49' 17.9"933.62 miEast4° 16' 50.8"294.22 miNorth985.36 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 12:22 PM398 km247 miles215 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 1:22 PM483 km300 miles261 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 12:22 PM526 km327 miles284 nmNorthwest NW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 1:22 PM527 km327 miles284 nmWest-southwest WSW
AtafuFri 12:22 PM695 km432 miles375 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 12:22 PM774 km481 miles418 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mata-UtuFri 11:22 AM941 km584 miles508 nmWest W
NeiafuFri 12:22 PM973 km605 miles526 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaFri 12:22 PM1260 km783 miles681 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaThu 1:22 PM1276 km793 miles689 nmSoutheast SE

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