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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 1:44:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 55' South, Longitude: 172° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.45 meters/second, 1567.6 km/hour, 974.1 miles/hour or 846.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.23 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miNorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 26' 43.4"973.92 miWest0° 10' 22.4"11.89 miNorth974.33 mi
24 hours347° 04' 35.0"871.34 miWest4° 24' 43.8"303.26 miNorth929.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSun 12:44 PM653 km406 miles353 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaSun 12:44 PM705 km438 miles381 nmSouthwest SW
Lautoka *Sun 2:44 PM734 km456 miles396 nmSoutheast SE
Nadi *Sun 2:44 PM747 km464 miles403 nmSoutheast SE
Labasa *Sun 2:44 PM825 km513 miles445 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Sun 2:44 PM849 km528 miles459 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiSun 1:44 PM870 km540 miles470 nmEast-northeast ENE
NoumeaSun 12:44 PM1224 km761 miles661 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraSun 12:44 PM1435 km892 miles775 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenSun 1:44 PM1506 km936 miles813 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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