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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 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 10' North, Longitude: 173° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.39 meters/second, 1517.0 km/hour, 942.6 miles/hour or 819.1 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' 42.2"942.38 miwest0° 02' 47.5"3.20 misouth942.53 mi
24 hours11° 40' 57.6"758.75 mieast1° 32' 58.3"106.59 misouth769.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayWed 10:32 PM966 km600 miles522 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluWed 11:32 PM1653 km1027 miles893 nmEast E
Wake IslandThu 9:32 PM2062 km1281 miles1114 nmWest W
MajuroThu 9:32 PM2175 km1352 miles1175 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandWed 9:32 PM2230 km1386 miles1204 nmSouth S
TarawaThu 9:32 PM2530 km1572 miles1366 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiThu 11:32 PM2695 km1675 miles1455 nmSoutheast SE
YarenThu 9:32 PM3117 km1937 miles1683 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 9:32 PM3266 km2030 miles1764 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoThu 10:32 PM3278 km2037 miles1770 nmSouth S
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