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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, January 21, 2013 at 4:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 70%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 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° 38' 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' 30.9"950.27 miWest0° 04' 27.2"5.11 miNorth950.07 mi
24 hours11° 29' 04.3"751.42 miEast1° 22' 22.4"94.44 miNorth754.19 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 PM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmWest W
Los AngelesSun 8:40 PM2547 km1582 miles1375 nmNortheast NE
TijuanaSun 8:40 PM2548 km1583 miles1376 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoSun 8:40 PM2548 km1584 miles1376 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSun 8:40 PM2549 km1584 miles1377 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoSun 8:40 PM2556 km1589 miles1380 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiMon 6:40 PM2861 km1778 miles1545 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasSun 8:40 PM2910 km1808 miles1571 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSun 9:40 PM2928 km1819 miles1581 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixSun 9:40 PM3004 km1867 miles1622 nmNortheast NE

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