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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 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 49' South, Longitude: 175° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.66 meters/second, 1536.0 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.4 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' 36.9"954.26 miwest0° 08' 07.2"9.31 minorth954.65 mi
24 hours346° 13' 32.5"912.17 miwest3° 41' 42.9"254.08 minorth954.80 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 1:34 PM234 km145 miles126 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nadi *Sat 1:34 PM239 km148 miles129 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Sat 1:34 PM351 km218 miles190 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaSat 11:34 AM762 km473 miles411 nmWest W
LuganvilleSat 11:34 AM893 km555 miles482 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 12:34 PM1006 km625 miles543 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaSat 1:34 PM1097 km682 miles592 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaSat 11:34 AM1118 km694 miles603 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Sat 2:34 PM1414 km879 miles764 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiFri 1:34 PM1573 km977 miles849 nmEast-southeast ESE
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