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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 Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 10' South, Longitude: 167° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.98 meters/second, 1565.9 km/hour, 973.0 miles/hour or 845.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.22 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 26' 36.4"972.92 miwest0° 10' 16.6"11.77 minorth973.33 mi
24 hours12° 58' 09.6"873.65 mieast4° 22' 59.4"301.29 minorth930.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoSat 1:20 PM374 km232 miles202 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 2:20 PM475 km295 miles256 nmWest W
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 2:20 PM522 km324 miles282 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 1:20 PM590 km367 miles319 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSat 1:20 PM704 km437 miles380 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NeiafuSun 1:20 PM927 km576 miles501 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaSun 1:20 PM1208 km751 miles652 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSat 2:20 PM1208 km751 miles653 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiSun 12:20 PM1547 km961 miles835 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Sun 1:20 PM1612 km1002 miles870 nmWest-southwest WSW
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