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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: 7%

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 Monday, January 14, 2013 at 01:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 38' South, Longitude: 165° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.66 meters/second, 1593.6 km/hour, 990.2 miles/hour or 860.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.50 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 28' 39.3"990.17 miwest0° 11' 34.2"13.25 minorth990.51 mi
24 hours12° 12' 18.7"834.77 mieast4° 44' 02.0"325.32 minorth899.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoMon 2:06 PM628 km390 miles339 nmWest W
RawakiMon 2:06 PM787 km489 miles425 nmNorthwest NW
Pago PagoSun 2:06 PM838 km521 miles452 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Mon 3:06 PM889 km552 miles480 nmSouthwest SW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Mon 3:06 PM920 km572 miles497 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiSun 2:06 PM1245 km773 miles672 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiMon 3:06 PM1477 km918 miles798 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaSun 3:06 PM1527 km949 miles824 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandSun 1:06 PM1555 km966 miles839 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiMon 1:06 PM1675 km1041 miles904 nmWest W
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