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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 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 41' North, Longitude: 149° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.33 meters/second, 1531.2 km/hour, 951.4 miles/hour or 826.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.86 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 misouth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.8"951.23 miwest0° 04' 57.1"5.68 misouth951.48 mi
24 hours11° 33' 54.4"757.98 mieast2° 22' 51.0"163.74 misouth780.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloThu 10:42 PM555 km345 miles300 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluThu 10:42 PM881 km547 miles476 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 10:42 PM2029 km1261 miles1096 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 9:42 PM2989 km1857 miles1614 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FranciscoFri 12:42 AM3404 km2115 miles1838 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandThu 8:42 PM3551 km2207 miles1918 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesFri 12:42 AM3567 km2216 miles1926 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoFri 9:42 PM3887 km2415 miles2099 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasFri 12:42 AM3912 km2431 miles2112 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteThu 10:42 PM4006 km2490 miles2163 nmSouth S
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