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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 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' North, Longitude: 164° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.58 meters/second, 1517.7 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.5 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"0.06 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.6"942.82 miwest0° 02' 56.0"3.36 misouth942.97 mi
24 hours11° 40' 37.6"758.73 mieast1° 36' 19.4"110.43 misouth770.46 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 11:02 PM238 km148 miles129 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroThu 11:02 PM1603 km996 miles865 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirThu 10:02 PM1613 km1002 miles871 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 12:02 AM2043 km1269 miles1103 nmEast-northeast ENE
HagåtñaThu 9:02 PM2231 km1386 miles1205 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 11:02 PM2262 km1406 miles1221 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenThu 11:02 PM2297 km1427 miles1240 nmSouth S
TokyoThu 8:02 PM2980 km1852 miles1609 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 11:02 PM3021 km1877 miles1631 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraThu 10:02 PM3305 km2053 miles1784 nmSouth S
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