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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: 92%

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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' North, Longitude: 164° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.31 meters/second, 1516.7 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 819.0 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' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.0"942.20 miwest0° 02' 43.6"3.13 misouth942.34 mi
24 hours11° 41' 06.2"758.76 mieast1° 31' 28.6"104.88 misouth769.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluWed 10:52 PM653 km406 miles353 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayWed 9:52 PM1620 km1006 miles875 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiThu 10:52 PM2154 km1338 miles1163 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandWed 8:52 PM2596 km1613 miles1402 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroThu 8:52 PM3038 km1888 miles1641 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandThu 8:52 PM3073 km1909 miles1659 nmWest W
TarawaThu 8:52 PM3251 km2020 miles1755 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 9:52 PM3364 km2090 miles1817 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 8:52 PM3669 km2280 miles1981 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdakWed 10:52 PM3682 km2288 miles1988 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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