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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: 33%

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 Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 05:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 16' North, Longitude: 164° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.93 meters/second, 1609.0 km/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 32' 19.3"999.73 miwest0° 10' 49.3"12.39 minorth999.63 mi
24 hours11° 01' 11.7"757.78 mieast4° 06' 34.8"282.45 minorth805.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TofolThu 4:34 PM200 km124 miles108 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirThu 4:34 PM712 km442 miles384 nmWest W
MajuroThu 5:34 PM740 km460 miles399 nmEast E
YarenThu 5:34 PM795 km494 miles429 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaThu 5:34 PM1079 km670 miles582 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandThu 5:34 PM1458 km906 miles787 nmNorth N
HoniaraThu 4:34 PM1809 km1124 miles977 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 5:34 PM2210 km1373 miles1193 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiThu 5:34 PM2305 km1432 miles1245 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 3:34 PM2314 km1438 miles1249 nmWest-northwest WNW
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