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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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 08' South, Longitude: 156° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.99 meters/second, 1591.1 km/hour, 988.7 miles/hour or 859.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.48 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 26' 13.0"988.66 miwest0° 11' 25.9"13.09 minorth988.98 mi
24 hours13° 14' 29.3"906.80 mieast4° 43' 01.1"324.15 minorth967.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSat 1:32 PM1110 km690 miles600 nmNorth N
PapeeteFri 1:32 PM1277 km793 miles689 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaFri 1:32 PM1494 km929 miles807 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 12:32 PM1638 km1018 miles884 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 1:32 PM1794 km1115 miles969 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 12:32 PM1895 km1178 miles1023 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 11:32 AM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 12:32 PM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSat 11:32 AM2686 km1669 miles1450 nmWest W
SuvaSat 11:32 AM2941 km1827 miles1588 nmWest-southwest WSW
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