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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: 71%
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 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 58' North
Longitude: 140° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.90 meters/second, 1529.7 km/hour, 950.5 miles/hour or 825.9 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' 30.7"950.25 miwest0° 04' 26.2"5.09 minorth950.06 mi
24 hours11° 29' 09.3"751.50 mieast1° 21' 58.4"93.99 minorth754.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSun 6:50 PM1849 km1149 miles999 nmWest W
KiritimatiMon 6:50 PM2649 km1646 miles1430 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoSun 8:50 PM2713 km1686 miles1465 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSun 8:50 PM2752 km1710 miles1486 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasSun 8:50 PM3113 km1934 miles1681 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSun 9:50 PM3179 km1975 miles1716 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixSun 9:50 PM3231 km2008 miles1745 nmNortheast NE
SeattleSun 8:50 PM3572 km2219 miles1929 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Salt Lake CitySun 9:50 PM3630 km2256 miles1960 nmNortheast NE
VancouverSun 8:50 PM3698 km2298 miles1997 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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