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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 12:30:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 50' South, Longitude: 176° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.63 meters/second, 1535.9 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' 36.6"954.13 miWest0° 08' 06.7"9.30 miNorth954.52 mi
24 hours346° 13' 22.1"912.24 miWest3° 41' 31.7"253.85 miNorth954.81 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 PM122 km76 miles66 nmSoutheast SE
Nadi *Sat 1:30 PM135 km84 miles73 nmSoutheast SE
Suva *Sat 1:30 PM238 km148 miles128 nmSoutheast SE
Levuka *Sat 1:30 PM251 km156 miles136 nmEast-southeast ESE
Labasa *Sat 1:30 PM294 km183 miles159 nmEast E
Port VilaSat 11:30 AM892 km554 miles481 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 12:30 PM960 km596 miles518 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaSat 1:30 PM982 km610 miles530 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiSat 1:30 PM1007 km626 miles544 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuSat 1:30 PM1014 km630 miles547 nmEast-southeast ESE

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