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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 15:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 57' South, Longitude: 160° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.08 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 872.9 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' 47.1"1004.45 miwest0° 11' 37.8"13.32 misouth1004.48 mi
24 hours11° 29' 00.2"793.85 mieast4° 37' 24.2"317.68 misouth853.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 5:22 AM580 km361 miles313 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoFri 4:22 AM1407 km874 miles760 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 3:22 AM1749 km1087 miles944 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 5:22 AM1776 km1104 miles959 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteThu 5:22 AM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiThu 4:22 AM2131 km1324 miles1151 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaThu 5:22 AM2136 km1327 miles1154 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 3:22 AM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 5:22 AM2595 km1613 miles1401 nmNorth N
NukualofaFri 4:22 AM2628 km1633 miles1419 nmSouthwest SW

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