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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 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 50' South, Longitude: 129° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.43 meters/second, 1506.4 km/hour, 936.0 miles/hour or 813.4 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' 48.8"935.80 miwest0° 04' 24.7"5.06 minorth936.03 mi
24 hours14° 37' 32.1"951.76 mieast2° 23' 39.1"164.68 minorth972.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 11:44 AM581 km361 miles314 nmSouth S
Gambier IslandsThu 10:44 AM666 km414 miles359 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteThu 9:44 AM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmWest W
Easter Island *Thu 2:44 PM2215 km1376 miles1196 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaThu 9:44 AM3149 km1957 miles1700 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 9:44 AM3867 km2403 miles2088 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 8:44 AM4227 km2627 miles2282 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 9:44 AM4534 km2818 miles2448 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 8:44 AM4745 km2949 miles2562 nmWest W
Suva *Fri 8:44 AM5457 km3391 miles2947 nmWest W
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