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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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 36' North
Longitude: 164° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.54 meters/second, 1532.0 km/hour, 951.9 miles/hour or 827.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.87 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.6"951.71 miwest0° 05' 02.5"5.78 misouth951.96 mi
24 hours11° 33' 31.6"757.93 mieast2° 24' 53.6"166.08 misouth780.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 11:42 PM750 km466 miles405 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayThu 10:42 PM1696 km1054 miles916 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiFri 11:42 PM2007 km1247 miles1084 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandThu 9:42 PM2425 km1507 miles1310 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroFri 9:42 PM2928 km1819 miles1581 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandFri 9:42 PM3044 km1892 miles1644 nmWest W
TarawaFri 9:42 PM3112 km1934 miles1681 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 10:42 PM3183 km1978 miles1719 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 9:42 PM3496 km2173 miles1888 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Fri 11:42 PM3677 km2285 miles1985 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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