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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: 84%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 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° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.13 meters/second, 1606.1 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
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 32' 33.2"997.85 miwest0° 10' 36.2"12.14 misouth998.11 mi
24 hours10° 59' 25.1"754.12 mieast4° 23' 48.2"302.12 misouth815.11 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 AM1185 km736 miles640 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandTue 2:14 AM1351 km839 miles729 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 4:14 AM1814 km1127 miles980 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoWed 3:14 AM1911 km1188 miles1032 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 2:14 AM2353 km1462 miles1271 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaWed 2:14 AM2358 km1465 miles1273 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Wed 4:14 AM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroWed 2:14 AM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmWest W
MidwayTue 3:14 AM2582 km1605 miles1394 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiTue 3:14 AM2934 km1823 miles1584 nmSouth S

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