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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 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 21' South, Longitude: 125° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.84 meters/second, 1540.2 km/hour, 957.0 miles/hour or 831.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.95 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 24' 53.4"956.91 miwest0° 08' 29.3"9.73 minorth957.30 mi
24 hours13° 39' 31.7"906.74 mieast3° 49' 00.7"262.43 minorth951.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinSat 1:30 PM681 km423 miles368 nmNortheast NE
KupangSat 12:00 Noon730 km454 miles394 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuaiSat 1:00 PM781 km485 miles422 nmNorth N
SameSat 1:00 PM813 km505 miles439 nmNorth N
DiliSat 1:00 PM862 km536 miles466 nmNorth N
BaucauSat 1:00 PM874 km543 miles472 nmNorth N
Tennant CreekSat 1:30 PM947 km589 miles511 nmEast-southeast ESE
EndeSat 12:00 Noon950 km590 miles513 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsSat 1:30 PM1162 km722 miles627 nmSoutheast SE
KendariSat 12:00 Noon1418 km881 miles766 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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