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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 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 26' South
Longitude: 135° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.61 meters/second, 1539.4 km/hour, 956.5 miles/hour or 831.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.94 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 24' 50.1"956.39 miwest0° 08' 25.0"9.65 minorth956.78 mi
24 hours13° 40' 52.7"907.80 mieast3° 47' 37.9"260.85 minorth952.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekSat 12:50 PM383 km238 miles207 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DarwinSat 12:50 PM671 km417 miles362 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsSat 12:50 PM823 km511 miles444 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsSat 1:20 PM1092 km679 miles590 nmEast E
DiliSat 12:20 PM1390 km864 miles751 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbySat 1:20 PM1480 km920 miles799 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraSat 12:20 PM1638 km1018 miles884 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariSat 12:20 PM1730 km1075 miles934 nmNorth N
EuclaSat 12:05 PM1818 km1129 miles981 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adelaide *Sat 1:50 PM2072 km1287 miles1119 nmSouth S
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