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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: 63%

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 07:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 04' North, Longitude: 168° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.71 meters/second, 1547.0 km/hour, 961.2 miles/hour or 835.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.02 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 31' 56.7"961.04 miwest0° 06' 11.9"7.11 minorth960.80 mi
24 hours11° 18' 53.0"748.32 mieast2° 06' 10.7"144.64 minorth757.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandSun 7:36 PM293 km182 miles158 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroSun 7:36 PM1146 km712 miles619 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirSun 6:36 PM1564 km972 miles844 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSun 7:36 PM1811 km1125 miles978 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwaySat 8:36 PM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmNortheast NE
YarenSun 7:36 PM1952 km1213 miles1054 nmSouth S
Baker IslandSat 7:36 PM2514 km1562 miles1357 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaSun 5:36 PM2545 km1581 miles1374 nmWest W
HoniaraSun 6:36 PM3068 km1906 miles1656 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSun 7:36 PM3080 km1914 miles1663 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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