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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: 53%

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 05:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 59' North, Longitude: 178° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.37 meters/second, 1570.9 km/hour, 976.1 miles/hour or 848.2 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' 22.0"976.00 miwest0° 08' 05.8"9.28 minorth975.75 mi
24 hours11° 07' 17.9"746.62 mieast2° 54' 31.6"200.01 minorth768.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroSat 5:54 PM1380 km857 miles745 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 5:54 PM1538 km955 miles830 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 6:54 PM1578 km980 miles852 nmNorth N
TarawaSat 5:54 PM1691 km1051 miles913 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 5:54 PM1714 km1065 miles925 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenSat 5:54 PM2292 km1424 miles1238 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluFri 7:54 PM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiSat 5:54 PM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmSouth S
KiritimatiSat 7:54 PM2663 km1655 miles1438 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirSat 4:54 PM2696 km1675 miles1456 nmWest-southwest WSW
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