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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 21:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 29' South, Longitude: 128° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.52 meters/second, 1589.5 km/hour, 987.7 miles/hour or 858.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.46 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 26' 06.1"987.62 miwest0° 11' 20.7"13.00 minorth987.95 mi
24 hours13° 17' 08.1"908.99 mieast4° 41' 46.8"322.74 minorth968.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 1:38 PM1838 km1142 miles993 nmSouth S
PapeeteFri 11:38 AM2445 km1519 miles1320 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Fri 4:38 PM2918 km1813 miles1576 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiSat 11:38 AM3350 km2081 miles1809 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaFri 11:38 AM3592 km2232 miles1940 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityFri 3:38 PM4499 km2796 miles2429 nmNortheast NE
HonoluluFri 11:38 AM4565 km2836 miles2465 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 10:38 AM4567 km2838 miles2466 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 11:38 AM4706 km2924 miles2541 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesFri 1:38 PM4842 km3009 miles2615 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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