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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: 22%

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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 25' South, Longitude: 155° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.02 meters/second, 1522.9 km/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.77 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 misouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 24' 44.4"945.94 miwest0° 06' 15.1"7.17 misouth945.68 mi
24 hours14° 26' 23.3"947.74 mieast1° 54' 45.1"131.55 misouth951.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteMon 8:26 AM584 km363 miles316 nmEast E
RarotongaMon 8:26 AM589 km366 miles318 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 7:26 AM1573 km978 miles850 nmWest W
Apia *Tue 8:26 AM1862 km1157 miles1006 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoTue 7:26 AM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 7:26 AM2136 km1327 miles1153 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 8:26 AM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmNorth N
AdamstownMon 10:26 AM2675 km1662 miles1444 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Tue 7:26 AM2807 km1744 miles1516 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 6:26 AM2993 km1860 miles1616 nmWest-northwest WNW

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