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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 15:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 54' South, Longitude: 157° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.10 meters/second, 1616.7 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 47.7"1004.49 miwest0° 11' 37.8"13.32 misouth1004.52 mi
24 hours11° 28' 44.7"793.58 mieast4° 37' 27.5"317.74 misouth853.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 5:08 AM418 km260 miles226 nmNorth N
FakaofoFri 4:08 AM1728 km1074 miles933 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteThu 5:08 AM1935 km1202 miles1045 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Fri 5:08 AM2049 km1273 miles1107 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 3:08 AM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmWest W
RarotongaThu 5:08 AM2152 km1337 miles1162 nmSouth S
AlofiThu 4:08 AM2329 km1447 miles1257 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluThu 5:08 AM2569 km1596 miles1387 nmNorth N
FunafutiFri 3:08 AM2679 km1665 miles1447 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaFri 4:08 AM2864 km1780 miles1547 nmSouthwest SW

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