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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 06:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 59' North, Longitude: 179° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.92 meters/second, 1547.7 km/hour, 961.7 miles/hour or 835.7 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' 57.8"961.51 miwest0° 06' 15.8"7.18 minorth961.27 mi
24 hours11° 18' 28.5"748.22 mieast2° 07' 50.3"146.55 minorth758.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwaySat 7:46 PM1266 km787 miles684 nmNorth N
Wake IslandSun 6:46 PM1464 km910 miles791 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroSun 6:46 PM1469 km913 miles793 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSat 6:46 PM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmSouth S
TarawaSun 6:46 PM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluSat 8:46 PM2347 km1459 miles1267 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenSun 6:46 PM2430 km1510 miles1312 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirSun 5:46 PM2650 km1646 miles1431 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSun 6:46 PM2823 km1754 miles1524 nmSouth S
KiritimatiSun 8:46 PM2967 km1844 miles1602 nmEast-southeast ESE
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