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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 6:16:00 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: 53%

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 06:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 02' North, Longitude: 176° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.28 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"16.26 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 32' 21.7"975.72 miWest0° 08' 04.4"9.25 miNorth975.48 mi
24 hours348° 52' 34.0"746.56 miWest2° 53' 54.8"199.30 miNorth767.84 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 PM963 km598 miles520 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 6:16 PM1218 km757 miles658 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaSat 6:16 PM1453 km903 miles785 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayFri 7:16 PM1686 km1048 miles910 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandFri 6:16 PM1706 km1060 miles921 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSat 6:16 PM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirSat 5:16 PM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSat 6:16 PM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmSouth S
HonoluluFri 8:16 PM2814 km1748 miles1519 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoSat 7:16 PM2913 km1810 miles1573 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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