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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 06:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 06' North
Longitude: 169° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.15 meters/second, 1570.1 km/hour, 975.6 miles/hour or 847.8 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' 21.4"975.51 miwest0° 08' 02.4"9.21 minorth975.26 mi
24 hours348° 52' 22.7"746.61 miwest2° 53' 03.3"198.33 minorth767.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandSat 6:44 PM656 km408 miles354 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroSat 6:44 PM787 km489 miles425 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaSat 6:44 PM1451 km901 miles783 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirSat 5:44 PM1485 km923 miles802 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenSat 6:44 PM1646 km1023 miles889 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 7:44 PM2061 km1281 miles1113 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandFri 6:44 PM2169 km1348 miles1171 nmSoutheast SE
Guam (Hagåtña)Sat 4:44 PM2690 km1672 miles1453 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 6:44 PM2716 km1687 miles1466 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSat 5:44 PM2813 km1748 miles1519 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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