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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 = Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 5:44:00 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: 62%

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 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 52' North, Longitude: 164° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.18 meters/second, 1548.6 km/hour, 962.3 miles/hour or 836.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.04 miWest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 miNorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 31' 59.0"962.03 miWest0° 06' 20.8"7.28 miNorth961.79 mi
24 hours11° 17' 57.5"748.04 miEast2° 09' 55.8"148.93 miNorth758.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 7:44 PM849 km527 miles458 nmNortheast NE
MidwaySat 6:44 PM1827 km1135 miles986 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiSun 7:44 PM1833 km1139 miles990 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandSat 5:44 PM2269 km1410 miles1225 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSun 5:44 PM2843 km1767 miles1535 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 6:44 PM2996 km1862 miles1618 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaSun 5:44 PM3005 km1868 miles1623 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandSun 5:44 PM3069 km1907 miles1657 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 5:44 PM3337 km2074 miles1802 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Sun 7:44 PM3491 km2169 miles1885 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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