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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 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 58' South, Longitude: 167° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.26 meters/second, 1534.5 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.89 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 24' 31.3"953.30 miwest0° 07' 59.3"9.16 minorth953.68 mi
24 hours13° 48' 49.7"913.96 mieast3° 39' 05.5"251.06 minorth955.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiFri 12:24 PM344 km214 miles186 nmSouthwest SW
Pago PagoFri 12:24 PM455 km283 miles246 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Sat 1:24 PM575 km357 miles310 nmNorthwest NW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 1:24 PM620 km385 miles335 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuSat 12:24 PM712 km442 miles384 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiSat 12:24 PM789 km490 miles426 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSat 12:24 PM932 km579 miles503 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 12:24 PM934 km580 miles504 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaFri 1:24 PM939 km584 miles507 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Sat 12:24 PM1499 km931 miles809 nmWest W

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