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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 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 14, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 21' South, Longitude: 173° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.04 meters/second, 1594.9 km/hour, 991.1 miles/hour or 861.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.52 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 28' 46.1"990.95 miwest0° 11' 37.1"13.31 minorth991.28 mi
24 hours347° 50' 05.2"832.58 miwest4° 44' 37.9"325.98 minorth897.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiMon 2:34 PM633 km393 miles342 nmEast E
TarawaMon 2:34 PM1081 km672 miles584 nmNorth N
YarenMon 2:34 PM1129 km702 miles610 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaMon 1:34 PM1179 km732 miles636 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Mon 3:34 PM1208 km751 miles652 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandSun 2:34 PM1462 km908 miles789 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraMon 1:34 PM1491 km927 miles805 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 3:34 PM1686 km1048 miles911 nmEast E
Apia *Mon 4:34 PM1722 km1070 miles930 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroMon 2:34 PM1733 km1077 miles935 nmNorth N
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