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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 Friday, January 31, 2014 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 17' South, Longitude: 178° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.57 meters/second, 1568.1 km/hour, 974.3 miles/hour or 846.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"16.24 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 24' 48.9"974.27 miwest0° 09' 58.1"11.42 minorth974.64 mi
24 hours346° 12' 07.7"932.66 miwest4° 18' 21.6"295.97 minorth984.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiFri 12:20 PM430 km267 miles232 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LautokaFri 12:20 PM595 km370 miles321 nmSouth S
Mata-UtuFri 12:20 PM616 km383 miles333 nmEast E
NadiFri 12:20 PM617 km383 miles333 nmSouth S
SuvaFri 12:20 PM648 km402 miles350 nmSouth S
Apia *Fri 2:20 PM1095 km681 miles591 nmEast E
FakaofoFri 1:20 PM1194 km742 miles645 nmEast-northeast ENE
NukualofaFri 1:20 PM1202 km747 miles649 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaFri 11:20 AM1227 km762 miles662 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiThu 1:20 PM1472 km914 miles795 nmEast-southeast ESE
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