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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 Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 00:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 52' South, Longitude: 179° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.54 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.90 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 24' 35.3"953.93 miwest0° 08' 04.9"9.26 minorth954.31 mi
24 hours13° 47' 09.8"912.66 mieast3° 40' 56.5"253.18 minorth955.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Suva *Sat 1:14 PM261 km162 miles141 nmWest-southwest WSW
Lautoka *Sat 1:14 PM333 km207 miles180 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nadi *Sat 1:14 PM343 km213 miles185 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mata-UtuSat 12:14 PM534 km332 miles288 nmNortheast NE
NeiafuSat 1:14 PM619 km384 miles334 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiSat 1:14 PM635 km395 miles343 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaSat 1:14 PM655 km407 miles354 nmSoutheast SE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 2:14 PM856 km532 miles462 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Sat 2:14 PM896 km557 miles484 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiSat 12:14 PM934 km580 miles504 nmNorth N
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