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

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 22:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 07' South, Longitude: 152° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.90 meters/second, 1533.2 km/hour, 952.7 miles/hour or 827.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.88 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 24' 26.5"952.50 miwest0° 07' 52.3"9.02 minorth952.87 mi
24 hours13° 50' 57.1"915.61 mieast3° 36' 41.2"248.31 minorth956.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Fri 12:20 PM79 km49 miles43 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteFri 12:20 PM277 km172 miles150 nmEast E
RarotongaFri 12:20 PM924 km574 miles499 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 11:20 AM1894 km1177 miles1022 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 12:20 PM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 12:20 PM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoSat 11:20 AM2238 km1391 miles1209 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownFri 2:20 PM2449 km1521 miles1322 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaSat 11:20 AM2465 km1532 miles1331 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Sat 11:20 AM3123 km1941 miles1686 nmWest W
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