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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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 48' South, Longitude: 149° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.13 meters/second, 1616.9 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.0 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"1004.64 miwest0° 11' 37.8"13.32 misouth1004.68 mi
24 hours11° 28' 07.3"792.96 mieast4° 37' 35.0"317.91 misouth852.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 4:34 AM983 km611 miles531 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteThu 4:34 AM1741 km1082 miles940 nmSouth S
RarotongaThu 4:34 AM2433 km1512 miles1314 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoFri 3:34 AM2570 km1597 miles1388 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 4:34 AM2722 km1691 miles1470 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Fri 4:34 AM2810 km1746 miles1517 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiThu 3:34 AM2950 km1833 miles1593 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 2:34 AM3035 km1886 miles1639 nmWest W
AdamstownThu 6:34 AM3297 km2049 miles1780 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaFri 3:34 AM3533 km2195 miles1908 nmSouthwest SW
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