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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 3:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 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° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.01 meters/second, 1522.8 km/hour, 946.2 miles/hour or 822.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.77 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 misouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 24' 44.3"945.99 miwest0° 06' 14.9"7.16 misouth945.73 mi
24 hours14° 26' 25.1"947.83 mieast1° 54' 41.4"131.49 misouth951.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaMon 8:26 AM565 km351 miles305 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteMon 8:26 AM612 km381 miles331 nmEast E
AlofiMon 7:26 AM1545 km960 miles834 nmWest W
Apia *Tue 8:26 AM1835 km1140 miles991 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoTue 7:26 AM1992 km1238 miles1076 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 7:26 AM2108 km1310 miles1138 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 8:26 AM2255 km1401 miles1217 nmNorth N
AdamstownMon 10:26 AM2701 km1679 miles1459 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Tue 7:26 AM2779 km1727 miles1500 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 6:26 AM2966 km1843 miles1602 nmWest-northwest WNW
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