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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 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 41' South
Longitude: 161° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.00 meters/second, 1537.2 km/hour, 955.2 miles/hour or 830.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.92 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 24' 41.6"955.03 miwest0° 08' 13.7"9.43 minorth955.42 mi
24 hours13° 44' 26.8"910.60 mieast3° 43' 53.2"256.57 minorth953.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSat 12:34 PM672 km418 miles363 nmEast E
Port VilaSat 12:34 PM786 km488 miles424 nmEast E
HoniaraSat 12:34 PM810 km503 miles437 nmNorth N
NoumeaSat 12:34 PM842 km523 miles454 nmSoutheast SE
BrisbaneSat 11:34 AM1450 km901 miles783 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsSat 11:34 AM1624 km1009 miles877 nmWest W
Port MoresbySat 11:34 AM1698 km1055 miles917 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Sat 2:34 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmEast E
YarenSat 1:34 PM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sydney *Sat 12:34 PM2141 km1331 miles1156 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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