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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 = Friday, January 31, 2014 at 12:20:00 AM.

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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.57 meters/second, 1568.0 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' 48.8"974.19 miWest0° 09' 58.1"11.42 miNorth974.56 mi
24 hours346° 12' 06.1"932.61 miWest4° 18' 19.9"295.92 miNorth984.84 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 PM424 km263 miles229 nmNorth N
LabasaFri 12:20 PM467 km290 miles252 nmSouth S
Mata-UtuFri 12:20 PM587 km365 miles317 nmEast-southeast ESE
LevukaFri 12:20 PM598 km371 miles323 nmSouth S
LautokaFri 12:20 PM599 km373 miles324 nmSouth S
NadiFri 12:20 PM622 km386 miles336 nmSouth S
SuvaFri 12:20 PM647 km402 miles349 nmSouth S
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 2:20 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmEast E
Apia *Fri 2:20 PM1066 km663 miles576 nmEast E
FakaofoFri 1:20 PM1166 km724 miles629 nmEast-northeast ENE

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