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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 11:02:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, December 14, 2014 at 12:53 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, December 22, 2014 at 1:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 39' South, Longitude: 167° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.45 meters/second, 1520.8 km/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.75 miWest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 miNorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 24' 46.8"944.72 miWest0° 00' 38.3"0.73 miNorth944.75 mi
24 hours14° 09' 17.2"927.80 miEast0° 50' 00.0"57.31 miNorth931.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiSun 12:02 PM265 km164 miles143 nmWest W
Pago PagoSun 12:02 PM596 km370 miles322 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuMon 12:02 PM690 km429 miles373 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 1:02 PM705 km438 miles381 nmNorthwest NW
PangaiMon 12:02 PM738 km458 miles398 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Mon 1:02 PM745 km463 miles402 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaSun 1:02 PM852 km529 miles460 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaMon 12:02 PM858 km533 miles463 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoMon 12:02 PM1105 km687 miles597 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Suva *Mon 12:02 PM1494 km928 miles807 nmWest W

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