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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: 22%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 46' North, Longitude: 133° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.13 meters/second, 1616.9 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.0"1004.68 miwest0° 11' 45.9"13.47 minorth1004.75 mi
24 hours11° 14' 40.8"777.79 mieast4° 34' 45.9"314.67 minorth837.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 2:34 PM2601 km1616 miles1404 nmWest W
PapeeteTue 2:34 PM2649 km1646 miles1430 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownTue 4:34 PM2889 km1795 miles1560 nmSouth S
HonoluluTue 2:34 PM3447 km2142 miles1861 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaTue 2:34 PM3714 km2308 miles2005 nmSouthwest SW
HermosilloTue 5:34 PM3973 km2469 miles2145 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesTue 4:34 PM4033 km2506 miles2178 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Tue 7:34 PM4059 km2522 miles2191 nmSoutheast SE
San FranciscoTue 4:34 PM4264 km2650 miles2303 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoWed 1:34 PM4278 km2658 miles2310 nmWest-southwest WSW
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