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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 Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 51' South
Longitude: 178° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.58 meters/second, 1535.7 km/hour, 954.2 miles/hour or 829.2 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 minorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 24' 35.9"954.09 miwest0° 08' 05.6"9.28 minorth954.47 mi
24 hours346° 13' 04.3"912.53 miwest3° 41' 12.2"253.50 minorth955.00 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 1:20 PM147 km92 miles80 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Lautoka *Sat 1:20 PM164 km102 miles89 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nadi *Sat 1:20 PM179 km112 miles97 nmSouthwest SW
Mata-UtuSat 12:20 PM670 km416 miles362 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaSat 1:20 PM792 km492 miles427 nmSoutheast SE
NeiafuSat 1:20 PM793 km493 miles428 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiSat 1:20 PM796 km495 miles430 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSat 12:20 PM923 km573 miles498 nmNorth N
Apia *Sat 2:20 PM1068 km663 miles577 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSat 11:20 AM1117 km694 miles603 nmWest W
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