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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 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 08' North
Longitude: 174° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.50 meters/second, 1517.4 km/hour, 942.9 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"15.72 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.5"942.62 miwest0° 02' 52.1"3.29 misouth942.77 mi
24 hours348° 19' 13.2"758.74 miwest1° 34' 50.0"108.73 misouth770.17 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 10:22 PM799 km497 miles431 nmWest W
MidwayWed 11:22 PM1237 km769 miles668 nmNortheast NE
MajuroThu 10:22 PM1472 km915 miles795 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaThu 10:22 PM2074 km1289 miles1120 nmSouth S
PalikirThu 9:22 PM2267 km1409 miles1224 nmSouthwest SW
YarenThu 10:22 PM2420 km1504 miles1307 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 10:22 PM2427 km1508 miles1310 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluThu 12:22 AM2908 km1807 miles1570 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 10:22 PM3215 km1998 miles1736 nmSouth S
HagåtñaThu 8:22 PM3221 km2001 miles1739 nmWest W
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