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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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 43' South, Longitude: 164° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.92 meters/second, 1536.9 km/hour, 955.0 miles/hour or 829.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.92 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 24' 40.6"954.85 miwest0° 08' 12.3"9.40 minorth955.24 mi
24 hours13° 44' 55.1"910.96 mieast3° 43' 23.0"255.99 minorth954.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSat 12:20 PM328 km204 miles177 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSat 12:20 PM435 km270 miles235 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaSat 12:20 PM652 km405 miles352 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSat 12:20 PM937 km582 miles506 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Suva *Sat 2:20 PM1501 km933 miles811 nmEast E
BrisbaneSat 11:20 AM1668 km1037 miles901 nmSouthwest SW
YarenSat 1:20 PM1811 km1125 miles978 nmNorth N
FunafutiSat 1:20 PM1849 km1149 miles998 nmEast-northeast ENE
CairnsSat 11:20 AM1981 km1231 miles1070 nmWest W
Port MoresbySat 11:20 AM2028 km1260 miles1095 nmWest-northwest WNW
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