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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 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 48' North, Longitude: 167° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.68 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.65 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.1"938.48 miwest0° 00' 31.0"0.59 misouth938.50 mi
24 hours11° 43' 23.7"758.22 mieast0° 39' 10.2"44.91 misouth761.17 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 10:02 PM182 km113 miles98 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroWed 10:02 PM1566 km973 miles846 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayTue 11:02 PM1752 km1089 miles946 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirWed 9:02 PM1826 km1135 miles986 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaWed 10:02 PM2231 km1386 miles1204 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenWed 10:02 PM2360 km1466 miles1274 nmSouth S
HagåtñaWed 8:02 PM2532 km1574 miles1367 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandTue 10:02 PM2880 km1790 miles1555 nmSoutheast SE
TokyoWed 7:02 PM3158 km1962 miles1705 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraWed 9:02 PM3440 km2137 miles1857 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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