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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 = Friday, January 18, 2013 at 6:26:00 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: 43%

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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 30' North, Longitude: 163° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.21 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.49 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.1"989.04 miWest0° 09' 34.4"10.97 miNorth988.84 mi
24 hours11° 00' 45.4"749.02 miEast3° 32' 55.5"243.94 miNorth783.20 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 PM679 km422 miles367 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 5:26 PM686 km427 miles371 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroFri 6:26 PM970 km603 miles524 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandFri 6:26 PM1037 km645 miles560 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YarenFri 6:26 PM1288 km800 miles695 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 6:26 PM1474 km916 miles796 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaFri 4:26 PM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmWest W
HoniaraFri 5:26 PM2235 km1389 miles1207 nmSouth S
Baker IslandThu 6:26 PM2516 km1564 miles1359 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiFri 6:26 PM2747 km1707 miles1483 nmSoutheast SE

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