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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: 6%

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 Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 25' South, Longitude: 142° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.37 meters/second, 1606.9 km/hour, 998.5 miles/hour or 867.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.64 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 27' 36.0"998.43 miwest0° 12' 01.6"13.77 minorth998.63 mi
24 hours12° 44' 00.9"879.23 mieast4° 47' 28.3"329.19 minorth939.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSat 2:02 PM722 km449 miles390 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiSun 1:32 PM1710 km1063 miles924 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteSat 1:32 PM1723 km1071 miles930 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaSat 1:32 PM2688 km1670 miles1452 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownSat 3:32 PM2759 km1715 miles1490 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluSat 1:32 PM3186 km1979 miles1720 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoSun 12:32 PM3202 km1990 miles1729 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 1:32 PM3376 km2098 miles1823 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSat 12:32 PM3411 km2120 miles1842 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSat 11:32 AM3758 km2335 miles2029 nmWest W
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