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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 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 42' South, Longitude: 163° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.94 meters/second, 1537.0 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' 40.8"954.90 miwest0° 08' 12.6"9.41 minorth955.29 mi
24 hours13° 44' 47.0"910.86 mieast3° 43' 31.7"256.16 minorth954.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSat 12:24 PM424 km263 miles229 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSat 12:24 PM534 km332 miles288 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaSat 12:24 PM693 km431 miles374 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSat 12:24 PM887 km551 miles479 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneSat 11:24 AM1601 km995 miles865 nmSouthwest SW
Suva *Sat 2:24 PM1603 km996 miles865 nmEast E
YarenSat 1:24 PM1829 km1137 miles988 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairnsSat 11:24 AM1879 km1168 miles1015 nmWest W
Port MoresbySat 11:24 AM1932 km1201 miles1043 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSat 1:24 PM1940 km1205 miles1047 nmEast-northeast ENE
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