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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 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 08' South, Longitude: 150° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.85 meters/second, 1533.1 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"952.45 miwest0° 07' 51.2"9.00 minorth952.83 mi
24 hours13° 51' 14.7"915.90 mieast3° 36' 21.0"247.94 minorth956.82 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 PM64 km40 miles35 nmSoutheast SE
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Fri 12:10 PM199 km124 miles107 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaFri 12:10 PM1123 km698 miles607 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 11:10 AM2117 km1316 miles1143 nmWest W
AdamstownFri 2:10 PM2243 km1394 miles1211 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiSat 12:10 PM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Sat 12:10 PM2363 km1468 miles1276 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 11:10 AM2454 km1525 miles1325 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 11:10 AM2685 km1668 miles1450 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Sat 11:10 AM3348 km2081 miles1808 nmWest W
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