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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 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 40' South, Longitude: 162° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.20 meters/second, 1548.7 km/hour, 962.3 miles/hour or 836.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.04 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 26' 37.4"962.04 miwest0° 08' 31.9"9.78 misouth961.75 mi
24 hours13° 44' 53.9"915.73 mieast2° 57' 22.6"203.30 misouth931.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 7:24 AM487 km303 miles263 nmEast E
Port VilaMon 7:24 AM648 km403 miles350 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraMon 7:24 AM748 km465 miles404 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaMon 7:24 AM834 km518 miles450 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BrisbaneMon 6:24 AM1641 km1020 miles886 nmSouthwest SW
Suva *Mon 9:24 AM1704 km1059 miles920 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenMon 8:24 AM1738 km1080 miles939 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairnsMon 6:24 AM1806 km1122 miles975 nmWest W
Port MoresbyMon 6:24 AM1813 km1126 miles979 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiMon 8:24 AM1969 km1224 miles1063 nmEast-northeast ENE

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