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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 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 09' North, Longitude: 179° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.45 meters/second, 1517.2 km/hour, 942.8 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"942.53 miwest0° 02' 50.3"3.25 misouth942.67 mi
24 hours348° 19' 08.8"758.75 miwest1° 34' 05.4"107.87 misouth770.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayWed 11:02 PM964 km599 miles521 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Wake IslandThu 10:02 PM1304 km810 miles704 nmWest W
MajuroThu 10:02 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaThu 10:02 PM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 10:02 PM2260 km1404 miles1220 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluThu 12:02 AM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmEast E
YarenThu 10:02 PM2643 km1642 miles1427 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirThu 9:02 PM2688 km1670 miles1451 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiThu 10:02 PM3170 km1970 miles1712 nmSouth S
KiritimatiFri 12:02 AM3268 km2031 miles1765 nmSoutheast SE
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