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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: 97%

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 Friday, January 25, 2013 at 07:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 45' North, Longitude: 137° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.16 meters/second, 1530.6 km/hour, 951.0 miles/hour or 826.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.85 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 misouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.2"950.84 miwest0° 04' 52.6"5.59 misouth951.09 mi
24 hours11° 34' 13.0"758.02 mieast2° 21' 08.1"161.78 misouth780.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 9:52 PM2114 km1314 miles1142 nmWest W
Los AngelesThu 11:52 PM2576 km1600 miles1391 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoThu 11:52 PM2578 km1602 miles1392 nmNortheast NE
TijuanaThu 11:52 PM2578 km1602 miles1392 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 11:52 PM2579 km1602 miles1392 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoThu 11:52 PM2584 km1605 miles1395 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiFri 9:52 PM2832 km1760 miles1529 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasThu 11:52 PM2939 km1827 miles1587 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 12:52 AM2953 km1835 miles1595 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixFri 12:52 AM3032 km1884 miles1637 nmNortheast NE
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