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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: 72%
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 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 14' North
Longitude: 166° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.19 meters/second, 1527.1 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.82 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.1"948.66 miwest0° 04' 07.1"4.72 minorth948.47 mi
24 hours11° 30' 48.7"752.11 mieast1° 14' 00.6"84.86 minorth754.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandMon 8:30 PM25 km16 miles14 nmEast E
MajuroMon 8:30 PM1434 km891 miles774 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirMon 7:30 PM1629 km1012 miles880 nmSouthwest SW
MidwaySun 9:30 PM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmNortheast NE
TarawaMon 8:30 PM2098 km1304 miles1133 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenMon 8:30 PM2188 km1359 miles1181 nmSouth S
Guam (Hagåtña)Mon 6:30 PM2398 km1490 miles1295 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 8:30 PM2816 km1750 miles1520 nmSoutheast SE
TokyoMon 5:30 PM3191 km1983 miles1723 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraMon 7:30 PM3249 km2019 miles1754 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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