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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 3:34:00 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 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 24' South, Longitude: 171° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.85 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.8 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"16.70 miWest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 27.7"1001.74 miWest0° 11' 59.7"13.74 miNorth1001.93 mi
24 hours348° 25' 20.5"799.42 miWest4° 45' 35.9"327.05 miNorth864.71 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 PM565 km351 miles305 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaTue 3:34 PM573 km356 miles309 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiTue 3:34 PM1057 km657 miles571 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroTue 3:34 PM1161 km722 miles627 nmNorth N
HoniaraTue 2:34 PM1404 km872 miles758 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 3:34 PM1435 km892 miles775 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaTue 2:34 PM1615 km1004 miles872 nmSouth S
Suva *Tue 4:34 PM1813 km1127 miles979 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirTue 2:34 PM1838 km1142 miles993 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoTue 4:34 PM2062 km1281 miles1113 nmEast-southeast ESE

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