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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

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 23:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 06' South, Longitude: 158° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.03 meters/second, 1591.3 km/hour, 988.8 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' 13.6"988.75 miwest0° 11' 26.3"13.10 minorth989.07 mi
24 hours13° 14' 15.4"906.61 mieast4° 43' 07.2"324.27 minorth966.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSat 1:42 PM1114 km692 miles602 nmNorth N
FakaofoSat 12:42 PM1375 km854 miles742 nmWest W
PapeeteFri 1:42 PM1446 km899 miles781 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaFri 1:42 PM1457 km905 miles787 nmSouth S
Apia *Sat 1:42 PM1552 km964 miles838 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 12:42 PM1706 km1060 miles921 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 11:42 AM2165 km1345 miles1169 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 12:42 PM2277 km1415 miles1229 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSat 11:42 AM2421 km1505 miles1307 nmWest W
SuvaSat 11:42 AM2703 km1680 miles1460 nmWest-southwest WSW
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