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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 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 43' South, Longitude: 142° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.16 meters/second, 1617.0 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.7"1004.71 miwest0° 11' 37.7"13.32 misouth1004.74 mi
24 hours11° 27' 38.9"792.45 mieast4° 37' 40.5"318.02 misouth852.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeThu 4:38 AM893 km555 miles482 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiFri 4:08 AM1645 km1022 miles888 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteThu 4:08 AM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaThu 4:08 AM2825 km1755 miles1525 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownThu 6:08 AM2931 km1821 miles1583 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluThu 4:08 AM3018 km1875 miles1630 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoFri 3:08 AM3240 km2013 miles1749 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 4:08 AM3440 km2137 miles1857 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiThu 3:08 AM3507 km2179 miles1893 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 2:08 AM3734 km2320 miles2016 nmWest W
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