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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 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 35' North
Longitude: 169° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.62 meters/second, 1532.2 km/hour, 952.1 miles/hour or 827.3 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' 56.0"951.87 miwest0° 05' 04.2"5.81 misouth952.12 mi
24 hours11° 33' 24.0"757.92 mieast2° 25' 34.4"166.86 misouth781.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 12:02 AM1232 km765 miles665 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayThu 11:02 PM1350 km839 miles729 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandThu 10:02 PM2181 km1355 miles1178 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiSat 12:02 AM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroFri 10:02 PM2465 km1532 miles1331 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandFri 10:02 PM2537 km1576 miles1370 nmWest W
TarawaFri 10:02 PM2712 km1685 miles1464 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 11:02 PM3098 km1925 miles1673 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 10:02 PM3253 km2021 miles1756 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 10:02 PM3355 km2085 miles1812 nmSouthwest SW
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