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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 10:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 08' North, Longitude: 176° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.47 meters/second, 1517.3 km/hour, 942.8 miles/hour or 819.3 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' 42.5"942.57 miwest0° 02' 51.2"3.27 misouth942.72 mi
24 hours348° 19' 11.0"758.74 miwest1° 34' 27.7"108.30 misouth770.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandThu 10:12 PM1051 km653 miles568 nmWest W
MidwayWed 11:12 PM1082 km672 miles584 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroThu 10:12 PM1552 km964 miles838 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaThu 10:12 PM2108 km1310 miles1138 nmSouth S
Baker IslandWed 10:12 PM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirThu 9:12 PM2473 km1536 miles1335 nmSouthwest SW
YarenThu 10:12 PM2520 km1566 miles1361 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluThu 12:12 AM2657 km1651 miles1435 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 10:12 PM3182 km1977 miles1718 nmSouth S
HagåtñaThu 8:12 PM3472 km2157 miles1875 nmWest W
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