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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 15:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 03' North, Longitude: 175° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.34 meters/second, 1606.8 km/hour, 998.4 miles/hour or 867.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.64 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 32' 33.4"998.38 miwest0° 10' 39.0"12.20 misouth998.65 mi
24 hours349° 00' 24.8"754.71 miwest4° 24' 41.1"303.14 misouth815.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroWed 3:26 AM529 km329 miles286 nmWest W
TarawaWed 3:26 AM707 km439 miles381 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandTue 3:26 AM1129 km702 miles610 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 3:26 AM1311 km815 miles708 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandWed 3:26 AM1688 km1049 miles912 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiWed 3:26 AM1759 km1093 miles950 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirWed 2:26 AM1969 km1224 miles1063 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 4:26 AM2304 km1432 miles1244 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayTue 4:26 AM2444 km1518 miles1320 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraWed 2:26 AM2547 km1583 miles1375 nmSouthwest SW
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