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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 23:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 35' South
Longitude: 178° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.19 meters/second, 1509.1 km/hour, 937.7 miles/hour or 814.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.8"15.63 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 22' 58.0"937.50 miwest0° 04' 54.3"5.62 minorth937.76 mi
24 hours14° 32' 29.0"947.83 mieast2° 34' 23.4"176.98 minorth971.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Suva *Fri 12:10 PM319 km198 miles172 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 12:10 PM428 km266 miles231 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nadi *Fri 12:10 PM431 km268 miles233 nmWest-northwest WNW
Lautoka *Fri 12:10 PM438 km272 miles236 nmWest-northwest WNW
PangaiFri 12:10 PM483 km300 miles261 nmEast E
NeiafuFri 12:10 PM533 km331 miles288 nmEast E
AlofiThu 12:10 PM951 km591 miles514 nmEast E
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 1:10 PM966 km600 miles521 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Fri 1:10 PM995 km618 miles537 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiFri 11:10 AM1240 km770 miles669 nmNorth N
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