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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 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 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: 159° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.59 meters/second, 1611.3 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.0 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"1001.16 miwest0° 11' 59.6"13.73 minorth1001.37 mi
24 hours11° 37' 01.5"801.79 mieast4° 46' 07.4"327.65 minorth867.35 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 PM687 km427 miles371 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoTue 2:34 PM1400 km870 miles756 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Tue 3:34 PM1715 km1066 miles926 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteMon 3:34 PM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandMon 1:34 PM1901 km1181 miles1026 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaMon 3:34 PM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmSouth S
AlofiMon 2:34 PM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiTue 1:34 PM2373 km1474 miles1281 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaTue 2:34 PM2536 km1576 miles1369 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluMon 3:34 PM2787 km1732 miles1505 nmNorth N
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