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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 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 58' North, Longitude: 175° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.41 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"976.09 miwest0° 08' 06.5"9.29 minorth975.85 mi
24 hours11° 07' 14.1"746.62 mieast2° 54' 49.0"200.35 minorth768.16 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 PM1524 km947 miles823 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 6:44 PM1586 km985 miles856 nmNorth N
MajuroSat 5:44 PM1607 km998 miles868 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSat 5:44 PM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 5:44 PM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluFri 7:44 PM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiSat 7:44 PM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenSat 5:44 PM2488 km1546 miles1343 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSat 5:44 PM2546 km1582 miles1375 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 6:44 PM2629 km1634 miles1420 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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