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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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 34' South, Longitude: 177° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.75 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.69 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 24.9"1001.58 miwest0° 11' 59.7"13.74 minorth1001.78 mi
24 hours11° 35' 36.7"800.44 mieast4° 45' 49.4"327.33 minorth865.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandMon 2:44 PM421 km262 miles227 nmNorth N
FunafutiTue 2:44 PM685 km426 miles370 nmSouthwest SW
RawakiTue 3:44 PM705 km438 miles380 nmEast E
FakaofoTue 3:44 PM908 km564 miles490 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaTue 2:44 PM1236 km768 miles668 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Tue 4:44 PM1275 km792 miles688 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Suva *Tue 3:44 PM1685 km1047 miles910 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroTue 2:44 PM1763 km1096 miles952 nmNorthwest NW
YarenTue 2:44 PM1814 km1127 miles980 nmWest W
AlofiMon 3:44 PM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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