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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 = Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 3:34:00 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: 34%

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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 57' South, Longitude: 127° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.86 meters/second, 1554.7 km/hour, 966.1 miles/hour or 839.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.10 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miSouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 27' 03.0"965.78 miWest0° 08' 56.7"10.25 miSouth965.49 mi
24 hours13° 34' 53.4"907.70 miEast3° 09' 07.9"216.76 miSouth926.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 7:34 AM1158 km720 miles625 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sun 10:34 AM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 5:34 AM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 5:34 AM3504 km2177 miles1892 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 5:34 AM3799 km2361 miles2051 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSun 4:34 AM4554 km2830 miles2459 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Mon 5:34 AM4793 km2978 miles2588 nmWest W
Mexico CitySun 9:34 AM4894 km3041 miles2643 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaMon 4:34 AM5103 km3171 miles2755 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuatemalaSun 9:34 AM5200 km3231 miles2808 nmNortheast NE

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