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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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 10' North
Longitude: 163° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.12 meters/second, 1616.8 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' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.7"1004.66 miwest0° 11' 43.3"13.42 minorth1004.71 mi
24 hours11° 13' 14.4"776.04 mieast4° 33' 16.4"312.97 minorth835.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 4:34 PM640 km397 miles345 nmEast E
RawakiWed 3:34 PM1010 km628 miles545 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 3:34 PM1477 km918 miles797 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 2:34 PM1500 km932 miles810 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 4:34 PM1918 km1192 miles1035 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 2:34 PM2241 km1392 miles1210 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 4:34 PM2299 km1429 miles1241 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlofiTue 3:34 PM2359 km1466 miles1274 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaTue 4:34 PM2502 km1555 miles1351 nmSouth S
PapeeteTue 4:34 PM2541 km1579 miles1372 nmSoutheast SE
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