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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 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 48' South, Longitude: 173° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.72 meters/second, 1536.2 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.5 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' 37.8"954.39 miwest0° 08' 08.3"9.33 minorth954.78 mi
24 hours346° 13' 52.6"911.91 miwest3° 42' 04.9"254.50 minorth954.66 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 1:44 PM481 km299 miles259 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nadi *Sat 1:44 PM481 km299 miles260 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaSat 11:44 AM511 km317 miles276 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Sat 1:44 PM593 km369 miles320 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuganvilleSat 11:44 AM641 km398 miles346 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaSat 11:44 AM917 km570 miles495 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSat 12:44 PM1136 km706 miles614 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaSat 1:44 PM1330 km826 miles718 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSat 11:44 AM1633 km1015 miles882 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Sat 2:44 PM1666 km1035 miles899 nmEast E
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