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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 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 16:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 57' North, Longitude: 166° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.45 meters/second, 1607.2 km/hour, 998.7 miles/hour or 867.8 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' 10.6"0.20 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 32' 33.6"998.56 miwest0° 10' 40.5"12.23 misouth998.82 mi
24 hours10° 59' 41.1"754.96 mieast4° 25' 09.1"303.65 misouth816.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KwajaleinWed 4:06 AM236 km147 miles128 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroWed 4:06 AM513 km319 miles277 nmEast E
YarenWed 4:06 AM828 km514 miles447 nmSouth S
PalikirWed 3:06 AM928 km577 miles501 nmWest W
TarawaWed 4:06 AM940 km584 miles508 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandWed 4:06 AM1365 km848 miles737 nmNorth N
HoniaraWed 3:06 AM1953 km1214 miles1055 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandTue 4:06 AM2025 km1259 miles1094 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiWed 4:06 AM2212 km1375 miles1195 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaWed 2:06 AM2495 km1550 miles1347 nmWest-northwest WNW
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