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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 22:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 07' South, Longitude: 152° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.91 meters/second, 1533.3 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"952.58 miwest0° 07' 52.3"9.02 minorth952.95 mi
24 hours13° 50' 55.0"915.65 mieast3° 36' 43.7"248.37 minorth956.68 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 PM97 km60 miles52 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteFri 12:20 PM305 km190 miles165 nmEast E
RarotongaFri 12:20 PM900 km559 miles486 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 11:20 AM1866 km1159 miles1007 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 12:20 PM2109 km1310 miles1139 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 12:20 PM2168 km1347 miles1171 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoSat 11:20 AM2211 km1374 miles1194 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 11:20 AM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownFri 2:20 PM2475 km1538 miles1336 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Sat 11:20 AM3095 km1923 miles1671 nmWest W
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