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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 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 47' North, Longitude: 157° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.69 meters/second, 1510.9 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' 00.5"0.01 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.8"938.57 miwest0° 00' 34.9"0.67 misouth938.60 mi
24 hours11° 43' 24.2"758.31 mieast0° 40' 43.2"46.69 misouth761.43 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 10:42 PM955 km594 miles516 nmEast E
PalikirWed 9:42 PM1536 km955 miles829 nmSouth S
HagåtñaWed 8:42 PM1593 km990 miles860 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 10:42 PM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaWed 7:42 PM2394 km1488 miles1293 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoWed 7:42 PM2407 km1496 miles1300 nmNorthwest NW
YarenWed 10:42 PM2565 km1594 miles1385 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NagoyaWed 7:42 PM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmNorthwest NW
MidwayTue 11:42 PM2655 km1650 miles1434 nmEast-northeast ENE
KyotoWed 7:42 PM2660 km1653 miles1436 nmNorthwest NW
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