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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: 93%

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 09:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 11' North, Longitude: 166° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.33 meters/second, 1516.8 km/hour, 942.5 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' 42.1"942.25 miwest0° 02' 44.5"3.15 misouth942.39 mi
24 hours11° 41' 04.1"758.76 mieast1° 31' 51.2"105.31 misouth769.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluWed 11:02 PM902 km560 miles487 nmEast E
MidwayWed 10:02 PM1422 km883 miles768 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiThu 11:02 PM2256 km1402 miles1218 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandWed 9:02 PM2468 km1533 miles1333 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroThu 9:02 PM2811 km1747 miles1518 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandThu 9:02 PM2820 km1752 miles1523 nmWest W
TarawaThu 9:02 PM3053 km1897 miles1648 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 10:02 PM3311 km2058 miles1788 nmSouth S
FunafutiThu 9:02 PM3543 km2202 miles1913 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdakWed 11:02 PM3626 km2253 miles1958 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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