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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 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 34' South, Longitude: 178° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.23 meters/second, 1509.2 km/hour, 937.8 miles/hour or 814.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.63 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 22' 58.4"937.51 miwest0° 04' 55.5"5.65 minorth937.77 mi
24 hours345° 27' 44.5"947.59 miwest2° 34' 50.7"177.49 minorth971.18 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 12:20 PM167 km104 miles90 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Levuka *Fri 12:20 PM209 km130 miles113 nmNorth N
Nadi *Fri 12:20 PM251 km156 miles136 nmNorthwest NW
Lautoka *Fri 12:20 PM266 km165 miles144 nmNorthwest NW
Labasa *Fri 12:20 PM350 km218 miles189 nmNorth N
NukualofaFri 12:20 PM638 km396 miles345 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiFri 12:20 PM706 km439 miles381 nmEast E
NeiafuFri 12:20 PM753 km468 miles407 nmEast E
Port VilaFri 10:20 AM1137 km706 miles614 nmWest W
AlofiThu 12:20 PM1174 km730 miles634 nmEast E
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