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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 06:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 02' North, Longitude: 176° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.27 meters/second, 1570.6 km/hour, 975.9 miles/hour or 848.1 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"0.15 minorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 32' 21.7"975.78 miwest0° 08' 04.2"9.25 minorth975.54 mi
24 hours348° 52' 33.5"746.61 miwest2° 53' 52.8"199.27 minorth767.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroSat 6:16 PM952 km591 miles514 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 6:16 PM1193 km741 miles644 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaSat 6:16 PM1446 km898 miles781 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayFri 7:16 PM1696 km1054 miles916 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandFri 6:16 PM1719 km1068 miles928 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSat 6:16 PM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirSat 5:16 PM2146 km1334 miles1159 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSat 6:16 PM2513 km1562 miles1357 nmSouth S
HonoluluFri 8:16 PM2841 km1765 miles1534 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoSat 7:16 PM2925 km1818 miles1580 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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