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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 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 58' North
Longitude: 177° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.96 meters/second, 1547.9 km/hour, 961.8 miles/hour or 835.8 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' 57.9"961.60 miwest0° 06' 16.6"7.20 minorth961.36 mi
24 hours11° 18' 23.5"748.20 mieast2° 08' 10.3"146.93 minorth758.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwaySat 7:36 PM1245 km774 miles672 nmNorth N
MajuroSun 6:36 PM1656 km1029 miles894 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSun 6:36 PM1717 km1067 miles927 nmWest W
Baker IslandSat 6:36 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmSouth S
TarawaSun 6:36 PM2022 km1256 miles1092 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluSat 8:36 PM2100 km1305 miles1134 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenSun 6:36 PM2597 km1614 miles1402 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSun 8:36 PM2751 km1709 miles1485 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiSun 6:36 PM2845 km1768 miles1536 nmSouth S
PalikirSun 5:36 PM2890 km1796 miles1560 nmWest-southwest WSW
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