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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 00:10:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 52' South, Longitude: 178° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.52 meters/second, 1535.5 km/hour, 954.1 miles/hour or 829.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.90 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 24' 34.9"953.88 miwest0° 08' 04.5"9.26 minorth954.26 mi
24 hours13° 47' 17.7"912.76 mieast3° 40' 47.7"253.01 minorth955.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tubou *Sat 1:10 PM153 km95 miles83 nmSouth S
Labasa *Sat 1:10 PM227 km141 miles123 nmWest-northwest WNW
Levuka *Sat 1:10 PM292 km182 miles158 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Sat 1:10 PM350 km218 miles189 nmWest-southwest WSW
Lautoka *Sat 1:10 PM433 km269 miles234 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nadi *Sat 1:10 PM441 km274 miles238 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mata-UtuSat 12:10 PM471 km293 miles254 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NeiafuSat 1:10 PM523 km325 miles282 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiSat 1:10 PM550 km342 miles297 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSat 1:10 PM589 km366 miles318 nmSoutheast SE

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