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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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 41' South, Longitude: 160° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.14 meters/second, 1548.5 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 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' 36.6"961.98 miwest0° 08' 31.1"9.76 misouth961.69 mi
24 hours13° 45' 14.3"916.07 mieast2° 56' 57.5"202.83 misouth931.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraMon 7:34 AM693 km430 miles374 nmNorth N
LuganvilleMon 7:34 AM746 km463 miles403 nmEast E
Port VilaMon 7:34 AM892 km554 miles482 nmEast-southeast ESE
GizoMon 7:34 AM916 km569 miles495 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaMon 7:34 AM980 km609 miles529 nmSoutheast SE
BrisbaneMon 6:34 AM1502 km933 miles811 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsMon 6:34 AM1550 km963 miles837 nmWest W
Port MoresbyMon 6:34 AM1575 km979 miles850 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenMon 8:34 AM1830 km1137 miles988 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Mon 9:34 AM1957 km1216 miles1057 nmEast E
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