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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: 67%

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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 13:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 31' South, Longitude: 128° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.22 meters/second, 1617.2 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.8"1004.84 miwest0° 11' 37.6"13.31 misouth1004.88 mi
24 hours11° 26' 34.5"791.29 mieast4° 37' 52.3"318.24 misouth851.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 5:08 AM2611 km1623 miles1410 nmSouth S
PapeeteThu 3:08 AM2910 km1808 miles1571 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiFri 3:08 AM3236 km2011 miles1747 nmWest W
Easter Island *Thu 8:08 AM3489 km2168 miles1884 nmSoutheast SE
HermosilloThu 6:08 AM3864 km2401 miles2086 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 7:08 AM3954 km2457 miles2135 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaThu 3:08 AM4037 km2509 miles2180 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluThu 3:08 AM4077 km2533 miles2201 nmNorthwest NW
Los AngelesThu 5:08 AM4080 km2535 miles2203 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixThu 6:08 AM4235 km2632 miles2287 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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