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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 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 09' South, Longitude: 168° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.00 meters/second, 1566.0 km/hour, 973.1 miles/hour or 845.6 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' 36.6"972.97 miwest0° 10' 16.9"11.78 minorth973.38 mi
24 hours12° 58' 01.6"873.54 mieast4° 23' 04.5"301.39 minorth930.61 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 1:24 PM278 km173 miles150 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 2:24 PM373 km232 miles201 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 2:24 PM419 km260 miles226 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 1:24 PM520 km323 miles281 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSat 1:24 PM673 km418 miles363 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NeiafuSun 1:24 PM853 km530 miles461 nmSouthwest SW
PangaiSun 1:24 PM973 km605 miles525 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaSun 1:24 PM1142 km709 miles616 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSat 2:24 PM1280 km796 miles691 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiSun 12:24 PM1447 km899 miles782 nmWest-northwest WNW
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