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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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 10' North, Longitude: 176° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.41 meters/second, 1517.1 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 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"942.43 miwest0° 02' 48.4"3.22 misouth942.58 mi
24 hours11° 40' 55.5"758.75 mieast1° 33' 20.6"107.02 misouth769.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayWed 10:42 PM901 km560 miles487 nmNorth N
Wake IslandThu 9:42 PM1810 km1124 miles977 nmWest W
HonoluluWed 11:42 PM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmEast E
MajuroThu 9:42 PM1987 km1235 miles1073 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandWed 9:42 PM2209 km1373 miles1193 nmSouth S
TarawaThu 9:42 PM2388 km1484 miles1290 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiThu 11:42 PM2875 km1786 miles1552 nmSoutheast SE
YarenThu 9:42 PM2944 km1829 miles1590 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirThu 8:42 PM3139 km1951 miles1695 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiThu 9:42 PM3213 km1996 miles1735 nmSouth S
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