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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 2:32:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 67%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 47' South, Longitude: 148° 32' 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 miSouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.0"1004.58 miWest0° 11' 37.8"13.32 miSouth1004.61 mi
24 hours11° 28' 03.9"792.85 miEast4° 37' 35.7"317.90 miSouth852.48 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 AM1060 km659 miles572 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteThu 4:32 AM1745 km1084 miles942 nmSouth S
RarotongaThu 4:32 AM2473 km1537 miles1335 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoFri 3:32 AM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 4:32 AM2750 km1709 miles1485 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Fri 4:32 AM2884 km1792 miles1557 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiThu 3:32 AM3014 km1873 miles1628 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 2:32 AM3119 km1938 miles1684 nmWest W
AdamstownThu 6:32 AM3248 km2018 miles1754 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaFri 3:32 AM3599 km2236 miles1943 nmSouthwest SW

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