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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 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 05:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 56' North, Longitude: 173° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.46 meters/second, 1571.2 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 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"976.19 miwest0° 08' 07.2"9.30 minorth975.95 mi
24 hours11° 07' 10.3"746.62 mieast2° 55' 06.7"200.68 minorth768.25 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 5:34 PM1558 km968 miles841 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayFri 6:34 PM1633 km1015 miles882 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluFri 7:34 PM1839 km1143 miles993 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroSat 5:34 PM1844 km1146 miles996 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSat 5:34 PM2040 km1267 miles1101 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 5:34 PM2208 km1372 miles1192 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 7:34 PM2216 km1377 miles1196 nmSoutheast SE
FakaofoSat 6:34 PM2589 km1609 miles1398 nmSouth S
FunafutiSat 5:34 PM2614 km1624 miles1411 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSat 5:34 PM2696 km1675 miles1456 nmSouthwest SW
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