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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: 32%

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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 19:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 36' South, Longitude: 169° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.36 meters/second, 1549.3 km/hour, 962.7 miles/hour or 836.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.04 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 26' 39.9"962.46 miwest0° 08' 34.4"9.83 misouth962.18 mi
24 hours346° 16' 03.4"915.04 miwest2° 58' 32.4"204.64 misouth930.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 6:56 AM236 km147 miles127 nmWest W
Port VilaMon 6:56 AM262 km163 miles142 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NoumeaMon 6:56 AM800 km497 miles432 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Lautoka *Mon 8:56 AM891 km553 miles481 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nadi *Mon 8:56 AM892 km554 miles481 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Mon 8:56 AM1005 km624 miles542 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraMon 6:56 AM1230 km764 miles664 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiMon 7:56 AM1327 km824 miles716 nmNortheast NE
YarenMon 7:56 AM1688 km1049 miles911 nmNorth N
NukualofaMon 8:56 AM1741 km1082 miles940 nmEast-southeast ESE
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