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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: 45%
Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 14:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 55' South
Longitude: 131° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.89 meters/second, 1583.6 km/hour, 984.0 miles/hour or 855.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.40 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 29' 04.9"983.87 miwest0° 10' 32.9"12.08 misouth983.65 mi
24 hours12° 44' 18.1"865.27 mieast3° 56' 47.1"271.31 misouth900.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSat 5:28 AM892 km554 miles481 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownSat 6:58 AM1574 km978 miles850 nmSouth S
PapeeteSat 4:58 AM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sat 9:58 AM2940 km1827 miles1587 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiSun 4:58 AM3181 km1976 miles1717 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSat 4:58 AM3216 km1999 miles1737 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSat 3:58 AM4209 km2615 miles2273 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 3:58 AM4344 km2699 miles2345 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 4:58 AM4375 km2719 miles2362 nmWest W
HonoluluSat 4:58 AM4577 km2844 miles2471 nmNorthwest NW
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