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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 04:44:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 52%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 04:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 49' North, Longitude: 161° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.68 meters/second, 1572.0 km/hour, 976.8 miles/hour or 848.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.28 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 32' 22.9"976.62 miwest0° 08' 10.7"9.37 minorth976.38 mi
24 hours11° 06' 50.9"746.58 mieast2° 56' 36.1"202.38 minorth768.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 6:44 PM894 km555 miles483 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiSat 6:44 PM1383 km859 miles747 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandFri 4:44 PM2275 km1414 miles1229 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayFri 5:44 PM2325 km1445 miles1255 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSat 5:44 PM2802 km1741 miles1513 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSat 4:44 PM3127 km1943 miles1689 nmWest W
TarawaSat 4:44 PM3173 km1972 miles1713 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 6:44 PM3281 km2038 miles1771 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSat 4:44 PM3298 km2049 miles1781 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 4:44 PM3499 km2174 miles1889 nmWest-northwest WNW

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