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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 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 58' North, Longitude: 176° 19' 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' 22.1"976.07 miwest0° 08' 06.3"9.29 minorth975.83 mi
24 hours11° 07' 14.9"746.62 mieast2° 54' 45.5"200.28 minorth768.15 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 5:46 PM1523 km947 miles823 nmSouth S
MajuroSat 5:46 PM1560 km970 miles843 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayFri 6:46 PM1581 km982 miles854 nmNorth N
TarawaSat 5:46 PM1820 km1131 miles983 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 5:46 PM1910 km1187 miles1031 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluFri 7:46 PM2118 km1316 miles1144 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenSat 5:46 PM2448 km1521 miles1322 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSat 7:46 PM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSat 5:46 PM2535 km1575 miles1369 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 6:46 PM2641 km1641 miles1426 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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