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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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 19' South
Longitude: 129° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.38 meters/second, 1531.4 km/hour, 951.5 miles/hour or 826.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.86 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 minorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 24' 19.2"951.38 miwest0° 07' 41.4"8.82 minorth951.75 mi
24 hours13° 54' 04.8"918.11 mieast3° 33' 02.4"244.15 minorth957.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 12:44 PM861 km535 miles465 nmSouth S
Gambier IslandsFri 11:44 AM869 km540 miles469 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteFri 10:44 AM2147 km1334 miles1159 nmWest W
Easter Island *Fri 3:44 PM2326 km1445 miles1256 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaFri 10:44 AM3222 km2002 miles1740 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 10:44 AM3733 km2319 miles2015 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiFri 9:44 AM4286 km2663 miles2314 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 10:44 AM4557 km2832 miles2461 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 9:44 AM4823 km2997 miles2604 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityFri 2:44 PM5238 km3255 miles2828 nmNortheast NE
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