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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: 34%

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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 57' South, Longitude: 127° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.86 meters/second, 1554.7 km/hour, 966.0 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' 02.9"965.83 miwest0° 08' 56.5"10.25 misouth965.55 mi
24 hours13° 34' 55.6"907.79 mieast3° 09' 05.2"216.72 misouth926.36 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 AM1151 km715 miles622 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sun 10:34 AM2315 km1439 miles1250 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 5:34 AM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 5:34 AM3476 km2160 miles1877 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 5:34 AM3773 km2345 miles2037 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSun 4:34 AM4525 km2812 miles2443 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Mon 5:34 AM4764 km2961 miles2573 nmWest W
Mexico CitySun 9:34 AM4913 km3053 miles2653 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaMon 4:34 AM5075 km3153 miles2740 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSun 5:34 AM5202 km3233 miles2809 nmNorthwest NW
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