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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 23:40:00 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 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 24' South, Longitude: 171° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.37 meters/second, 1567.3 km/hour, 973.9 miles/hour or 846.3 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' 46.4"973.73 miwest0° 09' 54.7"11.36 minorth974.11 mi
24 hours13° 48' 51.7"933.31 mieast4° 17' 18.8"294.75 minorth985.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 1:40 PM153 km95 miles83 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Fri 1:40 PM159 km99 miles86 nmSouth S
Pago PagoThu 12:40 PM242 km151 miles131 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoFri 12:40 PM342 km213 miles185 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mata-UtuFri 11:40 AM477 km296 miles258 nmWest-southwest WSW
NeiafuFri 12:40 PM728 km452 miles393 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiThu 12:40 PM765 km475 miles413 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PangaiFri 12:40 PM862 km536 miles466 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RawakiFri 12:40 PM968 km602 miles523 nmNorth N
NukualofaFri 12:40 PM1030 km640 miles556 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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