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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:08:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 15:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 57' South, Longitude: 133° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.85 meters/second, 1583.5 km/hour, 983.9 miles/hour or 855.0 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' 04.2"983.71 miWest0° 10' 32.4"12.08 miSouth983.49 mi
24 hours12° 44' 35.6"865.47 miEast3° 56' 33.4"271.03 miSouth900.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSat 5:38 AM666 km414 miles360 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownSat 7:08 AM1610 km1000 miles869 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSat 5:08 AM1855 km1153 miles1002 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 5:08 AM2971 km1846 miles1604 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSat 5:08 AM3003 km1866 miles1621 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sat 10:08 AM3119 km1938 miles1684 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiSat 4:08 AM3984 km2476 miles2151 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 4:08 AM4109 km2553 miles2219 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 5:08 AM4143 km2574 miles2237 nmWest W
HonoluluSat 5:08 AM4436 km2757 miles2395 nmNorthwest NW

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