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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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 29' South, Longitude: 163° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.48 meters/second, 1510.1 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.64 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 23' 01.7"938.15 miwest0° 05' 04.8"5.82 minorth938.42 mi
24 hours14° 30' 34.8"946.36 mieast2° 38' 09.6"181.30 minorth970.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaFri 11:24 AM450 km279 miles243 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaFri 11:24 AM562 km349 miles304 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuganvilleFri 11:24 AM600 km373 miles324 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraFri 11:24 AM1169 km726 miles631 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneFri 10:24 AM1373 km853 miles741 nmSouthwest SW
Suva *Fri 1:24 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmEast E
CairnsFri 10:24 AM1875 km1165 miles1013 nmWest W
Sydney *Fri 11:24 AM1995 km1239 miles1077 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyFri 10:24 AM2059 km1280 miles1112 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiFri 12:24 PM2100 km1305 miles1134 nmEast-northeast ENE
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