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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 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 54' North, Longitude: 154° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.09 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 873.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 32' 25.1"1004.56 miwest0° 11' 20.3"12.98 misouth1004.72 mi
24 hours11° 07' 44.2"768.88 mieast4° 36' 23.9"316.54 misouth832.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 4:08 AM375 km233 miles203 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluWed 4:08 AM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmNorth N
PapeeteWed 4:08 AM2314 km1438 miles1249 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoThu 3:08 AM2333 km1450 miles1260 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandWed 2:08 AM2506 km1557 miles1353 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 4:08 AM2687 km1670 miles1451 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaWed 4:08 AM2739 km1702 miles1479 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiWed 3:08 AM2981 km1852 miles1609 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 2:08 AM3218 km1999 miles1737 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaThu 3:08 AM3514 km2184 miles1897 nmSouthwest SW
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