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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at 3:14:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 28' South, Longitude: 175° 58' 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' 26.5"1001.64 miWest0° 11' 59.7"13.74 miNorth1001.84 mi
24 hours348° 24' 57.2"799.81 miWest4° 45' 41.6"327.16 miNorth865.15 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 PM633 km394 miles342 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FunafutiTue 3:14 PM663 km412 miles358 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandMon 3:14 PM934 km580 miles504 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenTue 3:14 PM1057 km657 miles571 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroTue 3:14 PM1274 km792 miles688 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoTue 4:14 PM1561 km970 miles843 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Tue 4:14 PM1644 km1021 miles888 nmSouth S
Apia *Tue 5:14 PM1769 km1099 miles955 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaTue 2:14 PM1785 km1109 miles964 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraTue 2:14 PM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmWest-southwest WSW

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