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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: 14%

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 Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 48' South, Longitude: 160° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.59 meters/second, 1611.3 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.69 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.7"1001.24 miwest0° 11' 59.6"13.74 minorth1001.44 mi
24 hours11° 37' 00.1"801.83 mieast4° 46' 07.1"327.67 minorth867.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 3:34 PM700 km435 miles378 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoTue 2:34 PM1373 km853 miles741 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Tue 3:34 PM1693 km1052 miles914 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandMon 1:34 PM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteMon 3:34 PM1907 km1185 miles1029 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaMon 3:34 PM1929 km1198 miles1041 nmSouth S
AlofiMon 2:34 PM1994 km1239 miles1077 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiTue 1:34 PM2344 km1456 miles1266 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaTue 2:34 PM2517 km1564 miles1359 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluMon 3:34 PM2789 km1733 miles1506 nmNorth N
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