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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 6:46:00 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 06:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 06' North, Longitude: 169° 25' 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"975.43 miWest0° 08' 02.2"9.21 miNorth975.19 mi
24 hours348° 52' 22.2"746.56 miWest2° 53' 01.8"198.29 miNorth767.58 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 6:46 PM645 km401 miles348 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroSat 6:46 PM804 km500 miles434 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaSat 6:46 PM1457 km905 miles787 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirSat 5:46 PM1465 km911 miles791 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenSat 6:46 PM1643 km1021 miles887 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 7:46 PM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandFri 6:46 PM2186 km1358 miles1180 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaSat 4:46 PM2667 km1657 miles1440 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 6:46 PM2725 km1693 miles1471 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSat 5:46 PM2805 km1743 miles1514 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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