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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 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 10' North, Longitude: 155° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.49 meters/second, 1546.2 km/hour, 960.7 miles/hour or 834.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.01 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 minorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 31' 55.8"960.54 miwest0° 06' 07.6"7.02 minorth960.30 mi
24 hours11° 19' 19.5"748.43 mieast2° 04' 22.7"142.58 minorth757.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSun 6:30 PM1022 km635 miles552 nmWest W
PalikirSun 7:30 PM1182 km735 miles638 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaSun 6:30 PM1182 km735 miles638 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandSun 8:30 PM1245 km773 miles672 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroSun 8:30 PM2072 km1287 miles1119 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenSun 8:30 PM2349 km1459 miles1268 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokSun 5:30 PM2466 km1532 miles1332 nmWest-southwest WSW
YokohamaSun 5:30 PM2538 km1577 miles1371 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoSun 5:30 PM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaSun 8:30 PM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmSoutheast SE
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