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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: 12%

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 Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 22:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 30' South, Longitude: 166° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.73 meters/second, 1500.2 km/hour, 932.2 miles/hour or 810.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.8"15.54 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 22' 55.2"931.88 miwest0° 02' 32.0"2.90 misouth931.75 mi
24 hours345° 01' 17.0"970.51 miwest0° 18' 56.3"21.71 misouth969.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaWed 9:08 AM197 km122 miles106 nmSouth S
Port VilaWed 9:08 AM378 km235 miles204 nmNortheast NE
LuganvilleWed 9:08 AM561 km349 miles303 nmNorth N
KingstonWed 9:38 AM963 km598 miles520 nmSouth S
Suva *Wed 11:08 AM1310 km814 miles707 nmEast E
HoniaraWed 9:08 AM1397 km868 miles754 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneWed 8:08 AM1546 km961 miles835 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiWed 10:08 AM1927 km1198 miles1041 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaWed 11:08 AM1935 km1202 miles1045 nmEast E
Auckland *Wed 11:08 AM1993 km1238 miles1076 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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