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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 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 31' North, Longitude: 160° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.60 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.68 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.7"940.53 miwest0° 01' 49.2"2.09 minorth940.44 mi
24 hours11° 39' 55.5"755.90 mieast0° 17' 21.3"19.90 minorth755.45 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 9:42 PM630 km391 miles340 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirTue 8:42 PM1530 km951 miles826 nmSouth S
MajuroTue 9:42 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaTue 7:42 PM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayMon 10:42 PM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenTue 9:42 PM2422 km1505 miles1308 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaTue 9:42 PM2496 km1551 miles1348 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaTue 6:42 PM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoTue 6:42 PM2658 km1651 miles1435 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokTue 6:42 PM3163 km1965 miles1708 nmWest-southwest WSW

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