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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 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 45' South, Longitude: 145° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.15 meters/second, 1616.9 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.3"1004.61 miwest0° 11' 37.8"13.32 misouth1004.65 mi
24 hours11° 27' 49.8"792.59 mieast4° 37' 38.4"317.95 misouth852.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 4:18 AM1386 km861 miles748 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteThu 4:18 AM1804 km1121 miles974 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaThu 4:18 AM2660 km1653 miles1436 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluThu 4:18 AM2889 km1795 miles1560 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoFri 3:18 AM2981 km1852 miles1609 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownThu 6:18 AM3060 km1901 miles1652 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Fri 4:18 AM3195 km1985 miles1725 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiThu 3:18 AM3287 km2042 miles1775 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 2:18 AM3465 km2153 miles1871 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 3:18 AM3879 km2410 miles2094 nmSouthwest SW

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