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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 5:40:00 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: 71%

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 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 02' North, Longitude: 152° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.74 meters/second, 1529.1 km/hour, 950.1 miles/hour or 825.6 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' 04.3"0.08 miNorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 31' 29.6"949.83 miWest0° 04' 22.0"5.01 miNorth949.63 mi
24 hours11° 29' 31.7"751.59 miEast1° 20' 12.7"91.96 miNorth754.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloSun 7:40 PM315 km196 miles170 nmWest-northwest WNW
WailukuSun 7:40 PM498 km310 miles269 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluSun 7:40 PM646 km401 miles349 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiMon 7:40 PM1981 km1231 miles1070 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwaySun 6:40 PM2759 km1714 miles1489 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSun 5:40 PM3375 km2097 miles1822 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoSun 9:40 PM3553 km2208 miles1919 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSun 9:40 PM3742 km2325 miles2021 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoMon 6:40 PM3772 km2344 miles2037 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSun 7:40 PM4055 km2520 miles2189 nmSouth S

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