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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 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 28' South, Longitude: 175° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.81 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.5 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 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 26.6"1001.72 miwest0° 11' 59.7"13.74 minorth1001.92 mi
24 hours348° 24' 58.4"799.85 miwest4° 45' 41.3"327.18 minorth865.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaTue 3:14 PM618 km384 miles334 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FunafutiTue 3:14 PM681 km423 miles368 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandMon 3:14 PM961 km597 miles519 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenTue 3:14 PM1029 km639 miles556 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroTue 3:14 PM1276 km793 miles689 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoTue 4:14 PM1586 km985 miles856 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Tue 4:14 PM1649 km1025 miles891 nmSouth S
Port VilaTue 2:14 PM1771 km1101 miles956 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Tue 5:14 PM1792 km1114 miles968 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraTue 2:14 PM1861 km1156 miles1005 nmWest-southwest WSW
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