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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, January 26, 2020 at 00:28:00. Toronto local time = Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 7:28:00 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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 24, 2020 at 9:42 pm
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 2, 2020 at 1:41 am

Position of the Moon: Sublunar Point

On Sunday, January 26, 2020 at 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 34' South, Longitude: 170° 06' West

The ground speed is currently 425.69 meters/second, 1532.5 kilometres/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.87 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 miNorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.1"951.99 miWest0° 07' 35.3"8.70 miNorth952.38 mi
24 hours11° 16' 13.1"739.12 miEast3° 22' 41.7"232.31 miNorth781.29 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
AlofiSat 1:28 pm57 km35 miles31 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NeiafuSun 1:28 pm410 km255 miles221 nmWest W
PangaiSun 1:28 pm468 km291 miles253 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoSat 1:28 pm480 km298 miles259 nmNorth N
Apia *Sun 2:28 pm554 km344 miles299 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 2:28 pm581 km361 miles314 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaSun 1:28 pm605 km376 miles327 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mata-UtuSun 12:28 pm873 km542 miles471 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSun 1:28 pm1025 km637 miles554 nmNorth N
RarotongaSat 2:28 pm1120 km696 miles605 nmEast-southeast ESE

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