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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 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 14' South, Longitude: 137° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.57 meters/second, 1532.1 km/hour, 952.0 miles/hour or 827.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.87 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 24' 21.9"951.83 miwest0° 07' 45.5"8.89 minorth952.20 mi
24 hours13° 52' 53.7"917.19 mieast3° 34' 26.1"245.75 minorth957.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsFri 12:20 PM726 km451 miles392 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TaiohaeFri 11:50 AM926 km576 miles500 nmNorth N
AdamstownFri 1:20 PM1192 km741 miles644 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteFri 11:20 AM1230 km764 miles664 nmWest W
RarotongaFri 11:20 AM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 11:20 AM2995 km1861 miles1617 nmNorthwest NW
Easter Island *Fri 4:20 PM3142 km1952 miles1696 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiFri 10:20 AM3379 km2100 miles1825 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 11:20 AM3638 km2261 miles1964 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 10:20 AM3699 km2299 miles1997 nmWest W
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