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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 09:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 38' North, Longitude: 159° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.47 meters/second, 1531.7 km/hour, 951.8 miles/hour or 827.1 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' 05.0"0.09 misouth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.4"951.55 miwest0° 05' 00.7"5.74 misouth951.80 mi
24 hours11° 33' 39.3"757.95 mieast2° 24' 12.8"165.30 misouth780.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 11:22 PM348 km216 miles188 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WailukuThu 11:22 PM408 km254 miles221 nmNortheast NE
HiloThu 11:22 PM488 km303 miles264 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiFri 11:22 PM1871 km1162 miles1010 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 10:22 PM2101 km1305 miles1134 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandThu 9:22 PM2751 km1709 miles1485 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 10:22 PM3350 km2082 miles1809 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 9:22 PM3408 km2118 miles1840 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaFri 9:22 PM3547 km2204 miles1915 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandFri 9:22 PM3551 km2207 miles1917 nmWest W
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