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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 = Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 12:46:00 AM.

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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: 31%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 00:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 23' North, Longitude: 125° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.58 meters/second, 1611.3 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.69 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 32' 13.9"1001.12 miWest0° 11' 01.2"12.62 miNorth1001.05 mi
24 hours11° 02' 23.0"760.27 miEast4° 12' 10.1"288.81 miNorth810.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloWed 5:46 PM3032 km1884 miles1637 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 6:46 PM3241 km2014 miles1750 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesWed 4:46 PM3258 km2025 miles1759 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixWed 5:46 PM3399 km2112 miles1835 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownWed 4:46 PM3407 km2117 miles1840 nmSouth S
Las VegasWed 4:46 PM3562 km2214 miles1924 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiThu 2:46 PM3570 km2219 miles1928 nmWest W
San FranciscoWed 4:46 PM3600 km2237 miles1944 nmNorth N
PapeeteWed 2:46 PM3673 km2282 miles1983 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluWed 2:46 PM3921 km2436 miles2117 nmWest-northwest WNW

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