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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 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 57' North, Longitude: 173° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.45 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"976.17 miwest0° 08' 06.9"9.30 minorth975.93 mi
24 hours11° 07' 11.0"746.62 mieast2° 55' 03.1"200.61 minorth768.23 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 5:36 PM1547 km961 miles835 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 6:36 PM1620 km1007 miles875 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroSat 5:36 PM1796 km1116 miles970 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluFri 7:36 PM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaSat 5:36 PM2001 km1243 miles1080 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 5:36 PM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 7:36 PM2259 km1404 miles1220 nmSoutheast SE
FakaofoSat 6:36 PM2595 km1612 miles1401 nmSouth S
FunafutiSat 5:36 PM2598 km1614 miles1403 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSat 5:36 PM2654 km1649 miles1433 nmSouthwest SW
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