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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 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 02' North
Longitude: 152° 26' 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"949.88 miwest0° 04' 21.9"5.01 minorth949.69 mi
24 hours11° 29' 32.2"751.64 mieast1° 20' 10.3"91.92 minorth754.17 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 PM288 km179 miles155 nmWest-northwest WNW
WailukuSun 7:40 PM472 km293 miles255 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluSun 7:40 PM620 km385 miles335 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiMon 7:40 PM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwaySun 6:40 PM2733 km1698 miles1476 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSun 5:40 PM3352 km2083 miles1810 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoSun 9:40 PM3572 km2220 miles1929 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoMon 6:40 PM3758 km2335 miles2029 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesSun 9:40 PM3766 km2340 miles2033 nmEast-northeast ENE
UnalaskaSun 8:40 PM4053 km2518 miles2188 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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