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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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 09' North, Longitude: 178° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.43 meters/second, 1517.2 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' 42.4"942.48 miwest0° 02' 49.4"3.24 misouth942.63 mi
24 hours11° 40' 53.3"758.75 mieast1° 33' 43.1"107.45 misouth769.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayWed 10:52 PM900 km560 miles486 nmNorth N
Wake IslandThu 9:52 PM1557 km967 miles841 nmWest W
MajuroThu 9:52 PM1816 km1129 miles981 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluWed 11:52 PM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmEast E
Baker IslandWed 9:52 PM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmSouth S
TarawaThu 9:52 PM2268 km1410 miles1225 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenThu 9:52 PM2785 km1730 miles1504 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirThu 8:52 PM2911 km1809 miles1572 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiThu 11:52 PM3066 km1905 miles1656 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiThu 9:52 PM3181 km1976 miles1717 nmSouth S
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