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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 9:32:00 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 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 37' North, Longitude: 161° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.50 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 miSouth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.5"951.56 miWest0° 05' 01.5"5.76 miSouth951.81 mi
24 hours11° 33' 36.0"757.89 miEast2° 24' 30.9"165.64 miSouth780.77 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 PM504 km313 miles272 nmNortheast NE
WailukuThu 11:32 PM603 km375 miles326 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiFri 11:32 PM1914 km1190 miles1034 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayThu 10:32 PM1916 km1191 miles1035 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandThu 9:32 PM2598 km1614 miles1403 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroFri 9:32 PM3178 km1975 miles1716 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 10:32 PM3265 km2029 miles1763 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandFri 9:32 PM3326 km2067 miles1796 nmWest W
TarawaFri 9:32 PM3350 km2082 miles1809 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 9:32 PM3660 km2274 miles1976 nmSouthwest SW

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