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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 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 24' South, Longitude: 170° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.85 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.8 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.70 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 27.7"1001.74 miwest0° 11' 59.7"13.74 minorth1001.94 mi
24 hours348° 25' 21.9"799.40 miwest4° 45' 35.6"327.05 minorth864.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenTue 3:34 PM541 km336 miles292 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaTue 3:34 PM584 km363 miles315 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiTue 3:34 PM1084 km674 miles585 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroTue 3:34 PM1168 km726 miles630 nmNorth N
HoniaraTue 2:34 PM1378 km856 miles744 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 3:34 PM1464 km910 miles791 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaTue 2:34 PM1609 km1000 miles869 nmSouth S
PalikirTue 2:34 PM1814 km1127 miles980 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Tue 4:34 PM1827 km1135 miles986 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoTue 4:34 PM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmEast-southeast ESE

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