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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 14:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 53' South, Longitude: 155° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.11 meters/second, 1616.8 km/hour, 1004.6 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 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 47.9"1004.58 miwest0° 11' 37.8"13.32 misouth1004.61 mi
24 hours11° 28' 33.6"793.43 mieast4° 37' 29.7"317.81 misouth852.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 4:58 AM483 km300 miles261 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteThu 4:58 AM1834 km1140 miles991 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoFri 3:58 AM1969 km1224 miles1063 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaThu 4:58 AM2201 km1367 miles1188 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Fri 4:58 AM2262 km1406 miles1221 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 2:58 AM2391 km1486 miles1291 nmWest W
AlofiThu 3:58 AM2494 km1550 miles1347 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluThu 4:58 AM2583 km1605 miles1395 nmNorth N
FunafutiFri 2:58 AM2939 km1826 miles1587 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaFri 3:58 AM3049 km1895 miles1646 nmSouthwest SW
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