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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 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 31' North, Longitude: 162° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.20 meters/second, 1591.9 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.49 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.1"989.03 miwest0° 09' 34.2"10.97 minorth988.83 mi
24 hours11° 00' 45.4"749.02 mieast3° 32' 53.8"243.91 minorth783.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaFri 5:26 PM655 km407 miles354 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 5:26 PM662 km412 miles358 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroFri 6:26 PM977 km607 miles528 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandFri 6:26 PM1048 km651 miles566 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YarenFri 6:26 PM1296 km806 miles700 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 6:26 PM1496 km930 miles808 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaFri 4:26 PM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraFri 5:26 PM2231 km1386 miles1204 nmSouth S
Baker IslandThu 6:26 PM2543 km1580 miles1373 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiFri 6:26 PM2768 km1720 miles1495 nmSoutheast SE

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