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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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 31' North
Longitude: 158° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.58 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 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' 58.4"940.55 miwest0° 01' 48.1"2.07 minorth940.46 mi
24 hours11° 39' 58.4"755.98 mieast0° 16' 55.6"19.41 minorth755.53 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 9:52 PM907 km564 miles490 nmEast E
PalikirTue 8:52 PM1505 km935 miles812 nmSouth S
Guam (Hagåtña)Tue 7:52 PM1618 km1006 miles874 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroTue 9:52 PM2046 km1271 miles1105 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaTue 6:52 PM2447 km1520 miles1321 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoTue 6:52 PM2460 km1529 miles1328 nmNorthwest NW
YarenTue 9:52 PM2520 km1566 miles1360 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayMon 10:52 PM2626 km1632 miles1418 nmEast-northeast ENE
NagoyaTue 6:52 PM2632 km1636 miles1421 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaTue 9:52 PM2663 km1655 miles1438 nmSoutheast SE
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