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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 51' South, Longitude: 127° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.40 meters/second, 1506.2 km/hour, 935.9 miles/hour or 813.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.60 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 22' 48.3"935.72 miwest0° 04' 23.4"5.03 minorth935.95 mi
24 hours14° 37' 46.3"951.94 mieast2° 23' 07.4"164.08 minorth972.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 11:34 AM651 km405 miles352 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Gambier IslandsThu 10:34 AM883 km549 miles477 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Thu 2:34 PM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteThu 9:34 AM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmWest W
RarotongaThu 9:34 AM3397 km2111 miles1834 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 9:34 AM4076 km2533 miles2201 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiThu 8:34 AM4476 km2782 miles2417 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 9:34 AM4785 km2974 miles2584 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 8:34 AM4992 km3102 miles2696 nmWest W
Mexico CityThu 1:34 PM5314 km3302 miles2869 nmNortheast NE
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