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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 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 05' North, Longitude: 162° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.60 meters/second, 1517.8 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' 42.7"942.87 miwest0° 02' 56.9"3.38 misouth943.02 mi
24 hours11° 40' 35.2"758.73 mieast1° 36' 41.7"110.86 misouth770.53 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 11:12 PM483 km300 miles261 nmEast E
PalikirThu 10:12 PM1519 km944 miles820 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroThu 11:12 PM1735 km1078 miles937 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 9:12 PM1990 km1236 miles1074 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayThu 12:12 AM2265 km1408 miles1223 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenThu 11:12 PM2340 km1454 miles1264 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaThu 11:12 PM2381 km1479 miles1285 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TokyoThu 8:12 PM2792 km1735 miles1508 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 11:12 PM3206 km1992 miles1731 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraThu 10:12 PM3274 km2034 miles1768 nmSouth S
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