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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: 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 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 55' North, Longitude: 171° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.50 meters/second, 1571.4 km/hour, 976.4 miles/hour or 848.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.27 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 32' 22.3"976.21 miwest0° 08' 07.8"9.32 minorth975.97 mi
24 hours11° 07' 06.9"746.57 mieast2° 55' 22.6"200.97 minorth768.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandFri 5:26 PM1626 km1010 miles878 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluFri 7:26 PM1634 km1015 miles882 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayFri 6:26 PM1707 km1061 miles922 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiSat 7:26 PM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroSat 5:26 PM2066 km1284 miles1116 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSat 5:26 PM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 5:26 PM2436 km1513 miles1315 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSat 6:26 PM2575 km1600 miles1391 nmSouth S
FunafutiSat 5:26 PM2698 km1676 miles1457 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSat 5:26 PM2895 km1799 miles1563 nmWest-southwest WSW
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