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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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 50' South
Longitude: 176° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.64 meters/second, 1535.9 km/hour, 954.4 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' 36.7"954.21 miwest0° 08' 06.7"9.30 minorth954.60 mi
24 hours346° 13' 24.4"912.27 miwest3° 41' 34.1"253.92 minorth954.86 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 1:30 PM143 km89 miles77 nmSoutheast SE
Nadi *Sat 1:30 PM154 km96 miles83 nmSoutheast SE
Suva *Sat 1:30 PM261 km162 miles141 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaSat 11:30 AM863 km536 miles466 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 12:30 PM969 km602 miles523 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuganvilleSat 11:30 AM995 km618 miles537 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 1:30 PM1007 km625 miles544 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaSat 11:30 AM1203 km748 miles650 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 2:30 PM1315 km817 miles710 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiFri 1:30 PM1472 km915 miles795 nmEast-southeast ESE
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