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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: 1%

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 22:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 39' South, Longitude: 166° 58' 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"937.07 miwest0° 04' 47.2"5.49 minorth937.32 mi
24 hours14° 33' 44.7"948.81 mieast2° 31' 48.9"174.03 minorth971.66 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 AM317 km197 miles171 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pago PagoThu 11:20 AM716 km445 miles386 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuFri 11:20 AM746 km464 miles403 nmWest W
RarotongaThu 12:20 PM770 km479 miles416 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiFri 11:20 AM774 km481 miles418 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 12:20 PM822 km511 miles444 nmNorthwest NW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 12:20 PM861 km535 miles465 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaFri 11:20 AM875 km544 miles473 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 11:20 AM1226 km762 miles662 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Suva *Fri 11:20 AM1548 km962 miles836 nmWest W
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