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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 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 59' South, Longitude: 166° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.24 meters/second, 1534.5 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.89 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 24' 31.1"953.25 miwest0° 07' 59.0"9.15 minorth953.63 mi
24 hours13° 48' 57.8"914.06 mieast3° 38' 56.5"250.89 minorth955.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiFri 12:20 PM424 km264 miles229 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoFri 12:20 PM538 km334 miles290 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Sat 1:20 PM661 km410 miles357 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 1:20 PM707 km440 miles382 nmWest-northwest WNW
NeiafuSat 12:20 PM810 km503 miles437 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaFri 1:20 PM853 km530 miles461 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiSat 12:20 PM882 km548 miles476 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 12:20 PM984 km611 miles531 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaSat 12:20 PM1020 km634 miles551 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Sat 12:20 PM1601 km995 miles864 nmWest W
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