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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 8:32:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 92%

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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 08:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 13' North, Longitude: 158° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.26 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.71 miWest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 miSouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.0"942.04 miWest0° 02' 41.5"3.09 miSouth942.18 mi
24 hours11° 41' 10.7"758.71 miEast1° 30' 41.4"103.97 miSouth769.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluWed 10:32 PM164 km102 miles88 nmNortheast NE
LihueWed 10:32 PM201 km125 miles108 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Napili-HonokowaiWed 10:32 PM247 km154 miles134 nmEast-northeast ENE
WailukuWed 10:32 PM262 km163 miles141 nmEast-northeast ENE
HiloWed 10:32 PM404 km251 miles218 nmEast E
KiritimatiThu 10:32 PM2037 km1266 miles1100 nmSouth S
MidwayWed 9:32 PM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandWed 8:32 PM2927 km1819 miles1581 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroThu 8:32 PM3518 km2186 miles1899 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoThu 9:32 PM3538 km2198 miles1910 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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