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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 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 37' North
Longitude: 162° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.51 meters/second, 1531.8 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"0.10 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.5"951.63 miwest0° 05' 01.6"5.76 misouth951.88 mi
24 hours11° 33' 35.4"757.94 mieast2° 24' 33.3"165.69 misouth780.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 11:32 PM527 km327 miles285 nmNortheast NE
WailukuThu 11:32 PM629 km391 miles340 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayThu 10:32 PM1893 km1176 miles1022 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiFri 11:32 PM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandThu 9:32 PM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroFri 9:32 PM3166 km1967 miles1710 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 10:32 PM3257 km2024 miles1759 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandFri 9:32 PM3298 km2049 miles1781 nmWest W
TarawaFri 9:32 PM3326 km2067 miles1796 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 9:32 PM3641 km2263 miles1966 nmSouthwest SW
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