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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 10:20:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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: 1%

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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 22:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 39' South, Longitude: 166° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.00 meters/second, 1508.4 km/hour, 937.3 miles/hour or 814.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.8"15.62 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miNorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 22' 55.7"937.00 miWest0° 04' 47.1"5.48 miNorth937.25 mi
24 hours14° 33' 46.3"948.77 miEast2° 31' 45.5"173.96 miNorth971.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiThu 11:20 AM345 km214 miles186 nmWest W
Pago PagoThu 11:20 AM731 km454 miles395 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaThu 12:20 PM743 km462 miles401 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuFri 11:20 AM774 km481 miles418 nmWest W
PangaiFri 11:20 AM802 km499 miles433 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 12:20 PM840 km522 miles454 nmNorthwest NW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 12:20 PM880 km547 miles475 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaFri 11:20 AM903 km561 miles487 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 11:20 AM1236 km768 miles668 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Suva *Fri 11:20 AM1576 km979 miles851 nmWest W

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