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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: 66%

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 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 48' South, Longitude: 148° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.14 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.9"1004.65 miwest0° 11' 37.8"13.32 misouth1004.68 mi
24 hours11° 28' 05.0"792.92 mieast4° 37' 35.4"317.92 misouth852.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 4:32 AM1032 km642 miles557 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteThu 4:32 AM1743 km1083 miles941 nmSouth S
RarotongaThu 4:32 AM2458 km1528 miles1327 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoFri 3:32 AM2621 km1629 miles1415 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 4:32 AM2740 km1702 miles1479 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Fri 4:32 AM2858 km1776 miles1543 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiThu 3:32 AM2991 km1858 miles1615 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 2:32 AM3089 km1919 miles1668 nmWest W
AdamstownThu 6:32 AM3266 km2029 miles1763 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaFri 3:32 AM3575 km2222 miles1930 nmSouthwest SW
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