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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 23:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 10' South, Longitude: 153° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.95 meters/second, 1591.0 km/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.48 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 26' 12.4"988.50 miwest0° 11' 25.4"13.08 minorth988.82 mi
24 hours13° 14' 43.1"906.93 mieast4° 42' 54.9"324.01 minorth967.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 1:22 PM1142 km710 miles617 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiSat 1:22 PM1169 km727 miles631 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaFri 1:22 PM1574 km978 miles850 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 12:22 PM1901 km1182 miles1027 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 1:22 PM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 12:22 PM2100 km1305 miles1134 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 11:22 AM2660 km1653 miles1437 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 12:22 PM2692 km1673 miles1454 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSat 11:22 AM2951 km1833 miles1593 nmWest W
AdamstownFri 3:22 PM3151 km1958 miles1702 nmSoutheast SE

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