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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: 43%
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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 23' North
Longitude: 175° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.39 meters/second, 1592.6 km/hour, 989.6 miles/hour or 859.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.49 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.1"989.52 miwest0° 09' 37.1"11.02 minorth989.33 mi
24 hours348° 59' 21.9"749.25 miwest3° 34' 09.0"245.36 minorth783.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroFri 5:36 PM558 km347 miles301 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 5:36 PM1018 km632 miles550 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandFri 5:36 PM1341 km833 miles724 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandThu 5:36 PM1462 km908 miles789 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 5:36 PM1509 km938 miles815 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 4:36 PM1902 km1182 miles1027 nmWest W
MidwayThu 6:36 PM2125 km1321 miles1148 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiFri 5:36 PM2138 km1329 miles1155 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoFri 6:36 PM2657 km1651 miles1434 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraFri 4:36 PM2759 km1714 miles1490 nmSouthwest SW
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