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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 6, 2013 at 7:56:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 32%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 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° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.36 meters/second, 1549.3 km/hour, 962.7 miles/hour or 836.6 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 miSouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 26' 40.0"962.41 miWest0° 08' 34.4"9.83 miSouth962.13 mi
24 hours346° 16' 05.7"914.94 miWest2° 58' 35.1"204.68 miSouth930.67 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 AM265 km165 miles143 nmWest W
Port VilaMon 6:56 AM277 km172 miles149 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NoumeaMon 6:56 AM813 km505 miles439 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Lautoka *Mon 8:56 AM863 km536 miles466 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nadi *Mon 8:56 AM864 km537 miles467 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Mon 8:56 AM977 km607 miles528 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraMon 6:56 AM1254 km779 miles677 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiMon 7:56 AM1301 km808 miles702 nmNortheast NE
YarenMon 7:56 AM1691 km1051 miles913 nmNorth N
NukualofaMon 8:56 AM1714 km1065 miles926 nmEast-southeast ESE

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