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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 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 48' North
Longitude: 174° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.67 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' 00.4"0.01 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.3"938.52 miwest0° 00' 28.0"0.54 misouth938.55 mi
24 hours348° 16' 36.9"758.25 miwest0° 38' 00.5"43.58 misouth761.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandWed 9:32 PM847 km527 miles458 nmWest W
MidwayTue 10:32 PM1156 km718 miles624 nmNortheast NE
MajuroWed 9:32 PM1554 km966 miles839 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaWed 9:32 PM2151 km1337 miles1162 nmSouth S
PalikirWed 8:32 PM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 9:32 PM2478 km1540 miles1338 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenWed 9:32 PM2503 km1556 miles1352 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluTue 11:32 PM2861 km1778 miles1545 nmEast E
Guam (Hagåtña)Wed 7:32 PM3271 km2032 miles1766 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 9:32 PM3282 km2039 miles1772 nmSouth S
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