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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: 70%

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 Monday, January 21, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 58' North, Longitude: 137° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.94 meters/second, 1529.8 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.84 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.8"950.33 miwest0° 04' 27.1"5.11 minorth950.13 mi
24 hours11° 29' 04.8"751.48 mieast1° 22' 20.0"94.40 minorth754.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSun 6:40 PM2100 km1305 miles1134 nmWest W
San JoseSun 8:40 PM2565 km1594 miles1385 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSun 8:40 PM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoSun 8:40 PM2570 km1597 miles1388 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoSun 8:40 PM2571 km1597 miles1388 nmNortheast NE
TijuanaSun 8:40 PM2571 km1598 miles1388 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiMon 6:40 PM2839 km1764 miles1533 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasSun 8:40 PM2930 km1821 miles1582 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSun 9:40 PM2952 km1834 miles1594 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixSun 9:40 PM3027 km1881 miles1634 nmNortheast NE
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