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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: 43%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 34' South, Longitude: 174° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.77 meters/second, 1579.6 km/hour, 981.5 miles/hour or 852.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.36 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 28' 47.6"981.35 miwest0° 10' 21.4"11.87 misouth981.12 mi
24 hours347° 08' 18.8"871.68 miwest3° 50' 52.2"264.54 misouth904.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiSun 6:40 AM589 km366 miles318 nmNortheast NE
Lautoka *Sun 7:40 AM727 km451 miles392 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Nadi *Sun 7:40 AM745 km463 miles402 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Suva *Sun 7:40 AM824 km512 miles445 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LuganvilleSun 5:40 AM935 km581 miles505 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaSun 5:40 AM977 km607 miles528 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSun 6:40 AM1449 km901 miles783 nmNorth N
Apia *Sun 8:40 AM1479 km919 miles798 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenSun 6:40 AM1500 km932 miles810 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSun 7:40 AM1502 km934 miles811 nmSoutheast SE
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