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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 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 43' South, Longitude: 157° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.08 meters/second, 1548.3 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.03 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 26' 35.7"961.85 miwest0° 08' 30.2"9.74 misouth961.56 mi
24 hours13° 45' 34.7"916.34 mieast2° 56' 32.4"202.35 misouth931.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraMon 7:44 AM732 km455 miles395 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoMon 7:44 AM848 km527 miles458 nmNorth N
LuganvilleMon 7:44 AM1004 km624 miles542 nmEast E
Port VilaMon 7:44 AM1142 km709 miles616 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaMon 7:44 AM1163 km722 miles628 nmSoutheast SE
CairnsMon 6:44 AM1294 km804 miles699 nmWest W
Port MoresbyMon 6:44 AM1346 km836 miles727 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneMon 6:44 AM1393 km866 miles752 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenMon 8:44 AM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sydney *Mon 7:44 AM2118 km1316 miles1144 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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