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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 9:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 19' South, Longitude: 141° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.74 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.47 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 26' 09.4"988.04 miwest0° 11' 23.1"13.04 minorth988.36 mi
24 hours13° 15' 54.2"907.91 mieast4° 42' 22.4"323.39 minorth967.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeFri 1:02 PM253 km157 miles136 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteFri 12:32 PM1329 km826 miles718 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSat 12:32 PM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownFri 2:32 PM2224 km1382 miles1201 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaFri 12:32 PM2410 km1498 miles1301 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 11:32 AM3251 km2020 miles1755 nmWest W
AlofiFri 11:32 AM3269 km2031 miles1765 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 12:32 PM3339 km2075 miles1803 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluFri 12:32 PM3724 km2314 miles2011 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaSat 11:32 AM3865 km2402 miles2087 nmWest-southwest WSW
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