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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 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 59' South
Longitude: 166° 49' 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' 31.2"953.33 miwest0° 07' 59.0"9.15 minorth953.71 mi
24 hours13° 48' 55.6"914.09 mieast3° 38' 59.1"250.96 minorth955.85 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 PM401 km249 miles216 nmSouthwest SW
Pago PagoFri 12:20 PM514 km319 miles278 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Sat 1:20 PM636 km395 miles344 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 1:20 PM683 km424 miles369 nmWest-northwest WNW
NeiafuSat 12:20 PM782 km486 miles423 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiSat 12:20 PM856 km532 miles462 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaFri 1:20 PM877 km545 miles473 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoSat 12:20 PM969 km602 miles523 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaSat 12:20 PM995 km618 miles537 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Sat 12:20 PM1572 km977 miles849 nmWest W
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