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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: 76%

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 Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 60' North, Longitude: 145° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.05 meters/second, 1616.6 km/hour, 1004.5 miles/hour or 872.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 32' 25.7"1004.40 miwest0° 11' 19.5"12.97 misouth1004.57 mi
24 hours11° 07' 24.7"768.37 mieast4° 36' 13.4"316.32 misouth831.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 3:34 AM1280 km796 miles691 nmWest W
PapeeteWed 3:34 AM2307 km1433 miles1246 nmSouth S
HonoluluWed 3:34 AM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaWed 3:34 AM3079 km1913 miles1663 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoThu 2:34 AM3128 km1943 miles1689 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Thu 3:34 AM3412 km2120 miles1842 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandWed 1:34 AM3419 km2124 miles1846 nmWest W
AdamstownWed 5:34 AM3542 km2201 miles1913 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiWed 2:34 AM3588 km2230 miles1938 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 1:34 AM4079 km2534 miles2202 nmWest-southwest WSW

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