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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 22:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 06' South, Longitude: 154° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.96 meters/second, 1533.4 km/hour, 952.8 miles/hour or 828.0 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' 27.2"952.62 miwest0° 07' 53.4"9.04 minorth953.00 mi
24 hours13° 50' 37.3"915.35 mieast3° 37' 03.8"248.74 minorth956.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 12:30 PM530 km330 miles286 nmEast E
RarotongaFri 12:30 PM717 km445 miles387 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiFri 11:30 AM1642 km1020 miles887 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 12:30 PM1884 km1170 miles1017 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 11:30 AM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 12:30 PM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmNorth N
NukualofaSat 11:30 AM2218 km1378 miles1198 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownFri 2:30 PM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Sat 11:30 AM2869 km1783 miles1549 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 10:30 AM2999 km1864 miles1620 nmWest-northwest WNW
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