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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 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 33' South, Longitude: 176° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.27 meters/second, 1509.4 km/hour, 937.9 miles/hour or 815.0 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' 59.0"937.68 miwest0° 04' 57.1"5.68 minorth937.93 mi
24 hours345° 28' 01.5"947.44 miwest2° 35' 24.7"178.16 minorth971.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Nadi *Fri 12:30 PM229 km142 miles124 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Lautoka *Fri 12:30 PM250 km155 miles135 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Fri 12:30 PM277 km172 miles150 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaFri 10:30 AM861 km535 miles465 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 12:30 PM909 km565 miles491 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiFri 12:30 PM985 km612 miles532 nmEast E
NoumeaFri 10:30 AM1063 km661 miles574 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 11:30 AM1262 km784 miles681 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Fri 1:30 PM1424 km885 miles769 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiThu 12:30 PM1454 km903 miles785 nmEast E
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