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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 00:14:00 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 00:14:00 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
Labasa *Sat 1:14 PM129 km80 miles69 nmWest-northwest WNW
Tubou *Sat 1:14 PM169 km105 miles91 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Levuka *Sat 1:14 PM198 km123 miles107 nmWest-southwest WSW
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
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