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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
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 23:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 22' South
Longitude: 150° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.57 meters/second, 1564.5 km/hour, 972.1 miles/hour or 844.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.20 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 26' 30.3"972.02 miwest0° 10' 11.4"11.68 minorth972.43 mi
24 hours13° 00' 29.7"875.56 mieast4° 21' 27.7"299.54 minorth932.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSat 1:10 PM475 km295 miles256 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaSat 1:10 PM1308 km813 miles706 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSun 1:10 PM1841 km1144 miles994 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiSat 12:10 PM2159 km1341 miles1166 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 1:10 PM2292 km1424 miles1238 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 12:10 PM2295 km1426 miles1239 nmWest W
AdamstownSat 3:10 PM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSun 12:10 PM2751 km1709 miles1485 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSat 11:10 AM3225 km2004 miles1742 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSun 11:10 AM3341 km2076 miles1804 nmWest W
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