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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: 80%

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 Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 31' North, Longitude: 160° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.60 meters/second, 1514.2 km/hour, 940.9 miles/hour or 817.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.68 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.7"940.60 miwest0° 01' 49.4"2.09 minorth940.50 mi
24 hours11° 39' 55.1"755.95 mieast0° 17' 23.4"19.94 minorth755.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandTue 9:40 PM608 km378 miles328 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirTue 8:40 PM1534 km953 miles829 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroTue 9:40 PM1843 km1145 miles995 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaTue 7:40 PM1894 km1177 miles1023 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayMon 10:40 PM2351 km1461 miles1269 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenTue 9:40 PM2416 km1501 miles1304 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaTue 9:40 PM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TokyoTue 6:40 PM2674 km1662 miles1444 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokTue 6:40 PM3183 km1978 miles1719 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraTue 8:40 PM3314 km2059 miles1789 nmSouth S
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