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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 2:34:00 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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 13' North, Longitude: 171° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.18 meters/second, 1606.3 km/hour, 998.1 miles/hour or 867.3 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' 33.3"997.97 miWest0° 10' 36.9"12.16 miSouth998.24 mi
24 hours10° 59' 27.5"754.26 miEast4° 24' 02.2"302.38 miSouth815.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandTue 2:34 AM977 km607 miles527 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiWed 4:34 AM1642 km1020 miles886 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoWed 3:34 AM1833 km1139 miles990 nmSouth S
TarawaWed 2:34 AM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 2:34 AM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 2:34 AM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluTue 4:34 AM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Wed 4:34 AM2329 km1447 miles1257 nmSouth S
MidwayTue 3:34 AM2415 km1501 miles1304 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenWed 2:34 AM2583 km1605 miles1395 nmWest-southwest WSW

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