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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, January 11, 2013 at 10:10:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 08' South, Longitude: 149° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.85 meters/second, 1533.0 km/hour, 952.6 miles/hour or 827.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.88 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miNorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 24' 25.8"952.37 miWest0° 07' 51.1"9.00 miNorth952.75 mi
24 hours13° 51' 17.0"915.87 miEast3° 36' 18.3"247.87 miNorth956.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 12:10 PM48 km30 miles26 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Fri 12:10 PM226 km141 miles122 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaFri 12:10 PM1149 km714 miles620 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 11:10 AM2146 km1333 miles1159 nmWest W
AdamstownFri 2:10 PM2217 km1378 miles1197 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiSat 12:10 PM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Sat 12:10 PM2391 km1486 miles1291 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 11:10 AM2478 km1540 miles1338 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 11:10 AM2712 km1685 miles1465 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Sat 11:10 AM3377 km2098 miles1823 nmWest W

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