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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 1, 2013 at 2:14:00 PM.

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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: 84%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 14:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 16' North, Longitude: 166° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.12 meters/second, 1606.0 km/hour, 998.0 miles/hour or 867.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.63 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 32' 33.2"997.84 miWest0° 10' 36.2"12.14 miSouth998.11 mi
24 hours10° 59' 24.9"754.11 miEast4° 23' 47.5"302.10 miSouth815.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 4:14 AM1160 km720 miles626 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandTue 2:14 AM1376 km855 miles743 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 4:14 AM1799 km1118 miles971 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoWed 3:14 AM1919 km1192 miles1036 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 2:14 AM2376 km1476 miles1283 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaWed 2:14 AM2387 km1483 miles1289 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Wed 4:14 AM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroWed 2:14 AM2466 km1532 miles1332 nmWest W
MidwayTue 3:14 AM2595 km1612 miles1401 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiTue 3:14 AM2939 km1826 miles1587 nmSouth S

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