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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: 87%

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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 48' North, Longitude: 173° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.66 meters/second, 1510.8 km/hour, 938.8 miles/hour or 815.8 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"0.01 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.5"938.50 miwest0° 00' 23.1"0.44 misouth938.52 mi
24 hours11° 43' 21.7"758.20 mieast0° 36' 04.4"41.36 misouth760.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayTue 9:42 PM917 km570 miles495 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluTue 10:42 PM1607 km999 miles868 nmEast E
Wake IslandWed 8:42 PM2101 km1306 miles1135 nmWest W
MajuroWed 8:42 PM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 8:42 PM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmSouth S
TarawaWed 8:42 PM2610 km1622 miles1409 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiWed 10:42 PM2721 km1691 miles1469 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 8:42 PM3194 km1985 miles1725 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiWed 8:42 PM3345 km2078 miles1806 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoWed 9:42 PM3345 km2079 miles1806 nmSouth S
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