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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 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 19' South, Longitude: 141° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.74 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.2 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"988.12 miwest0° 11' 23.2"13.04 minorth988.44 mi
24 hours13° 15' 52.8"907.95 mieast4° 42' 23.1"323.43 minorth967.99 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 PM281 km175 miles152 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteFri 12:32 PM1311 km814 miles708 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSat 12:32 PM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownFri 2:32 PM2241 km1392 miles1210 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaFri 12:32 PM2387 km1483 miles1289 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 11:32 AM3221 km2002 miles1739 nmWest W
AlofiFri 11:32 AM3242 km2015 miles1751 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 12:32 PM3311 km2057 miles1788 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluFri 12:32 PM3710 km2305 miles2003 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaSat 11:32 AM3838 km2385 miles2072 nmWest-southwest WSW
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