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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 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 06' North, Longitude: 165° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.56 meters/second, 1528.4 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.83 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.6"949.47 miwest0° 04' 17.1"4.91 minorth949.28 mi
24 hours11° 29' 57.7"751.79 mieast1° 18' 09.0"89.60 minorth754.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSun 8:36 PM885 km550 miles478 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwaySun 7:36 PM1536 km955 miles830 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiMon 8:36 PM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandSun 6:36 PM2385 km1482 miles1288 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroMon 6:36 PM2799 km1739 miles1511 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandMon 6:36 PM2874 km1786 miles1552 nmWest W
TarawaMon 6:36 PM3013 km1872 miles1627 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoMon 7:36 PM3201 km1989 miles1728 nmSouth S
FunafutiMon 6:36 PM3459 km2150 miles1868 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenMon 6:36 PM3671 km2281 miles1982 nmWest-southwest WSW
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