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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 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 07' North, Longitude: 169° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.54 meters/second, 1517.5 km/hour, 943.0 miles/hour or 819.4 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' 02.9"0.05 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.6"942.72 miwest0° 02' 54.1"3.33 misouth942.87 mi
24 hours348° 19' 17.7"758.74 miwest1° 35' 34.7"109.58 misouth770.32 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 10:42 PM301 km187 miles162 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroThu 10:42 PM1448 km900 miles782 nmSouth S
MidwayWed 11:42 PM1616 km1004 miles872 nmNortheast NE
PalikirThu 9:42 PM1897 km1179 miles1024 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 10:42 PM2105 km1308 miles1137 nmSouth S
YarenThu 10:42 PM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmSouth S
Baker IslandWed 10:42 PM2689 km1671 miles1452 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 8:42 PM2723 km1692 miles1470 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiThu 10:42 PM3345 km2078 miles1806 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TokyoThu 7:42 PM3374 km2096 miles1822 nmNorthwest NW
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