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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 12:34:00 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 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 49' South, Longitude: 175° 41' East

The ground speed is currently 426.65 meters/second, 1536.0 kilometres/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 36.8"954.18 miWest0° 08' 07.2"9.31 miNorth954.57 mi
24 hours346° 13' 30.2"912.13 miWest3° 41' 40.5"254.02 miNorth954.75 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Lautoka *Sat 1:34 PM207 km129 miles112 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nadi *Sat 1:34 PM214 km133 miles115 nmEast-southeast ESE
Sigatoka *Sat 1:34 PM243 km151 miles131 nmSoutheast SE
Suva *Sat 1:34 PM325 km202 miles176 nmEast-southeast ESE
Levuka *Sat 1:34 PM348 km216 miles188 nmEast-southeast ESE
Labasa *Sat 1:34 PM395 km246 miles213 nmEast E
Port VilaSat 11:34 AM790 km491 miles427 nmWest W
LuganvilleSat 11:34 AM922 km573 miles498 nmWest W
Mata-UtuSat 12:34 PM958 km595 miles517 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiSat 12:34 PM994 km618 miles537 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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