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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 20:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 50' South, Longitude: 158° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.53 meters/second, 1495.9 km/hour, 929.5 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' 00.8"0.02 minorth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 22' 21.0"929.26 miwest0° 00' 55.1"1.06 minorth929.30 mi
24 hours15° 00' 01.3"969.82 mieast1° 04' 24.9"73.86 minorth976.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaWed 10:42 AM142 km88 miles77 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteWed 10:42 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiWed 9:42 AM1214 km754 miles655 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 10:42 AM1611 km1001 miles870 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 9:42 AM1738 km1080 miles939 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 9:42 AM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Thu 9:42 AM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 10:42 AM2515 km1563 miles1358 nmNorth N
FunafutiThu 8:42 AM2757 km1713 miles1489 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownWed 12:42 PM2942 km1828 miles1588 nmEast-southeast ESE
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