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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 7:52:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 87%

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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 07:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 49' North, Longitude: 160° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.65 meters/second, 1510.7 km/hour, 938.7 miles/hour or 815.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.65 miWest0° 00' 00.3"0.00 miSouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.9"938.41 miWest0° 00' 18.2"0.35 miSouth938.43 mi
24 hours11° 43' 19.9"758.09 miEast0° 34' 05.5"39.09 miSouth760.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LihueTue 9:52 PM209 km130 miles113 nmNortheast NE
HonoluluTue 9:52 PM327 km203 miles176 nmEast E
WailukuTue 9:52 PM463 km288 miles250 nmEast E
HiloTue 9:52 PM626 km389 miles338 nmEast E
MidwayTue 8:52 PM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiWed 9:52 PM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmSouth S
Baker IslandTue 7:52 PM2838 km1763 miles1532 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroWed 7:52 PM3343 km2078 miles1805 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandWed 7:52 PM3388 km2105 miles1829 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 8:52 PM3521 km2188 miles1901 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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