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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 23:30:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 26' South, Longitude: 169° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.32 meters/second, 1567.1 km/hour, 973.8 miles/hour or 846.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"16.23 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 24' 45.9"973.62 miwest0° 09' 53.8"11.34 minorth973.99 mi
24 hours13° 49' 06.2"933.48 mieast4° 17' 03.3"294.46 minorth985.29 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 12:30 PM244 km151 miles132 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Fri 1:30 PM294 km183 miles159 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 1:30 PM332 km206 miles179 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 12:30 PM390 km242 miles210 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiThu 12:30 PM735 km456 miles397 nmSouth S
NeiafuFri 12:30 PM842 km523 miles455 nmSouthwest SW
PangaiFri 12:30 PM970 km603 miles524 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RawakiFri 12:30 PM972 km604 miles525 nmNorth N
NukualofaFri 12:30 PM1141 km709 miles616 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 11:30 AM1312 km815 miles708 nmWest-northwest WNW

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