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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 = Friday, January 25, 2013 at 7:52:00 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: 97%

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 Friday, January 25, 2013 at 07:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 45' North, Longitude: 137° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.15 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"950.77 miWest0° 04' 52.5"5.59 miSouth951.01 mi
24 hours11° 34' 13.5"757.96 miEast2° 21' 05.9"161.72 miSouth779.95 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 PM2142 km1331 miles1157 nmWest W
Los AngelesThu 11:52 PM2555 km1588 miles1380 nmNortheast NE
TijuanaThu 11:52 PM2556 km1589 miles1380 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoThu 11:52 PM2557 km1589 miles1380 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 11:52 PM2563 km1592 miles1384 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoThu 11:52 PM2568 km1596 miles1387 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiFri 9:52 PM2855 km1774 miles1541 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasThu 11:52 PM2919 km1814 miles1576 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 12:52 AM2928 km1819 miles1581 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixFri 12:52 AM3010 km1870 miles1625 nmNortheast NE

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