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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 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 05' North
Longitude: 171° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.19 meters/second, 1570.3 km/hour, 975.7 miles/hour or 847.9 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 minorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 32' 21.5"975.58 miwest0° 08' 02.9"9.22 minorth975.34 mi
24 hours348° 52' 25.7"746.61 miwest2° 53' 17.6"198.60 minorth767.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroSat 6:36 PM768 km477 miles415 nmSouth S
Wake IslandSat 6:36 PM779 km484 miles421 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaSat 6:36 PM1409 km876 miles761 nmSouth S
PalikirSat 5:36 PM1667 km1036 miles900 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenSat 6:36 PM1696 km1054 miles916 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayFri 7:36 PM1938 km1204 miles1047 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandFri 6:36 PM2023 km1257 miles1092 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiSat 6:36 PM2638 km1639 miles1424 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSat 5:36 PM2900 km1802 miles1566 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaSat 4:36 PM2900 km1802 miles1566 nmWest W
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