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

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 48' North, Longitude: 172° 26' 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' 43.2"938.46 miwest0° 00' 28.9"0.55 misouth938.49 mi
24 hours348° 16' 36.6"758.20 miwest0° 38' 21.2"43.97 misouth761.06 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 9:42 PM629 km391 miles339 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayTue 10:42 PM1318 km819 miles712 nmNortheast NE
MajuroWed 9:42 PM1516 km942 miles819 nmSouth S
TarawaWed 9:42 PM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmSouth S
PalikirWed 8:42 PM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmSouthwest SW
YarenWed 9:42 PM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandTue 9:42 PM2579 km1602 miles1392 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaWed 7:42 PM3051 km1896 miles1647 nmWest W
HonoluluTue 11:42 PM3083 km1916 miles1665 nmEast E
FunafutiWed 9:42 PM3326 km2067 miles1796 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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