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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 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 50' South, Longitude: 177° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.60 meters/second, 1535.8 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.91 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 24' 36.1"954.14 miwest0° 08' 06.2"9.29 minorth954.52 mi
24 hours346° 13' 12.4"912.43 miwest3° 41' 20.9"253.66 minorth954.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Lautoka *Sat 1:24 PM93 km58 miles50 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nadi *Sat 1:24 PM115 km71 miles62 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Sat 1:24 PM157 km98 miles85 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaSat 1:24 PM875 km544 miles473 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiSat 1:24 PM890 km553 miles481 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuSat 1:24 PM892 km554 miles482 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSat 12:24 PM933 km580 miles504 nmNorth N
Port VilaSat 11:24 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 2:24 PM1166 km724 miles630 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiFri 1:24 PM1322 km821 miles714 nmEast-southeast ESE
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