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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 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 03:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 25' South, Longitude: 133° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.66 meters/second, 1539.6 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.3 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' 50.9"956.44 miwest0° 08' 25.9"9.67 minorth956.83 mi
24 hours13° 40' 34.8"907.50 mieast3° 47' 56.3"261.19 minorth952.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KatherineSat 1:00 PM249 km155 miles134 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tennant CreekSat 1:00 PM367 km228 miles198 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinSat 1:00 PM518 km322 miles280 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsSat 1:00 PM808 km502 miles436 nmSouth S
DiliSat 12:30 PM1217 km756 miles657 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsSat 1:30 PM1320 km820 miles713 nmEast E
Port MoresbySat 1:30 PM1680 km1044 miles907 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariSat 12:30 PM1721 km1070 miles930 nmNorth N
JayapuraSat 12:30 PM1730 km1075 miles934 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EuclaSat 12:15 PM1751 km1088 miles946 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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