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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: 6%

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 Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' South, Longitude: 144° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.49 meters/second, 1495.8 km/hour, 929.4 miles/hour or 807.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.49 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 22' 21.2"929.18 miwest0° 00' 46.1"0.88 minorth929.22 mi
24 hours15° 00' 27.8"970.22 mieast1° 00' 53.7"69.82 minorth975.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteWed 9:44 AM640 km398 miles346 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownWed 11:44 AM1556 km967 miles840 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaWed 9:44 AM1579 km981 miles853 nmWest W
AlofiWed 8:44 AM2657 km1651 miles1435 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 9:44 AM2872 km1785 miles1551 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Thu 9:44 AM2988 km1857 miles1613 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 8:44 AM3127 km1943 miles1689 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 8:44 AM3179 km1975 miles1716 nmWest W
Easter Island *Wed 2:44 PM3641 km2262 miles1966 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Thu 8:44 AM3887 km2415 miles2099 nmWest W
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