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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: 62%

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 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 57' North, Longitude: 174° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.00 meters/second, 1548.0 km/hour, 961.9 miles/hour or 835.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 58.1"961.69 miwest0° 06' 17.4"7.21 minorth961.45 mi
24 hours11° 18' 18.6"748.18 mieast2° 08' 30.1"147.30 minorth758.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwaySat 7:26 PM1273 km791 miles687 nmNorth N
HonoluluSat 8:26 PM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandSat 6:26 PM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmSouth S
MajuroSun 6:26 PM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSun 6:26 PM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmWest W
TarawaSun 6:26 PM2171 km1349 miles1173 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSun 8:26 PM2544 km1581 miles1374 nmSoutheast SE
YarenSun 6:26 PM2780 km1728 miles1501 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSun 6:26 PM2891 km1796 miles1561 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSun 7:26 PM2938 km1826 miles1587 nmSouth S
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