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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 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 31' South, Longitude: 169° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.72 meters/second, 1521.8 km/hour, 945.6 miles/hour or 821.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.76 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 24' 39.5"945.33 miwest0° 06' 07.7"7.03 misouth945.08 mi
24 hours14° 28' 03.4"949.05 mieast1° 51' 30.7"127.85 misouth952.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiMon 8:26 AM63 km39 miles34 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NeiafuTue 8:26 AM454 km282 miles245 nmWest W
Pago PagoMon 8:26 AM483 km300 miles261 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PangaiTue 8:26 AM511 km317 miles276 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Tue 9:26 AM564 km351 miles305 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Tue 9:26 AM594 km369 miles321 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaTue 8:26 AM646 km401 miles349 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 8:26 AM1026 km638 miles554 nmNorth N
RarotongaMon 9:26 AM1080 km671 miles583 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Tue 8:26 AM1257 km781 miles679 nmWest W
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