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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 = Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 5:44:00 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: 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 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 58' North, Longitude: 175° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.42 meters/second, 1571.1 km/hour, 976.2 miles/hour or 848.3 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' 08.0"0.16 miNorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 32' 22.2"976.04 miWest0° 08' 06.5"9.29 miNorth975.79 mi
24 hours11° 07' 13.7"746.57 miEast2° 54' 51.1"200.37 miNorth768.12 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 5:44 PM1526 km948 miles824 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 6:44 PM1589 km987 miles858 nmNorth N
MajuroSat 5:44 PM1618 km1006 miles874 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSat 5:44 PM1874 km1165 miles1012 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 5:44 PM1987 km1235 miles1073 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluFri 7:44 PM2045 km1270 miles1104 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiSat 7:44 PM2410 km1498 miles1301 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenSat 5:44 PM2511 km1560 miles1356 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSat 5:44 PM2553 km1586 miles1378 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 6:44 PM2624 km1630 miles1417 nmSouth S

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