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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 10:42:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 93%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 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° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.54 meters/second, 1517.5 km/hour, 942.9 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"942.65 miWest0° 02' 54.0"3.33 miSouth942.80 mi
24 hours348° 19' 17.4"758.68 miWest1° 35' 32.3"109.52 miSouth770.25 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 PM328 km204 miles177 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroThu 10:42 PM1453 km903 miles785 nmSouth S
MidwayWed 11:42 PM1593 km990 miles860 nmNortheast NE
PalikirThu 9:42 PM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 10:42 PM2100 km1305 miles1134 nmSouth S
YarenThu 10:42 PM2305 km1432 miles1244 nmSouth S
Baker IslandWed 10:42 PM2672 km1660 miles1443 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 8:42 PM2751 km1709 miles1485 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiThu 10:42 PM3335 km2073 miles1801 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluThu 12:42 AM3381 km2101 miles1826 nmEast E

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