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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 10:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 34' North, Longitude: 171° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.65 meters/second, 1532.3 km/hour, 952.2 miles/hour or 827.4 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' 56.1"951.95 miwest0° 05' 05.1"5.83 misouth952.20 mi
24 hours11° 33' 20.3"757.91 mieast2° 25' 54.8"167.25 misouth781.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayThu 11:12 PM1216 km756 miles657 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluFri 12:12 AM1479 km919 miles798 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandThu 10:12 PM2098 km1304 miles1133 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 10:12 PM2243 km1394 miles1211 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandFri 10:12 PM2283 km1418 miles1232 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 12:12 AM2421 km1505 miles1307 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaFri 10:12 PM2529 km1571 miles1365 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 11:12 PM3089 km1920 miles1668 nmSouth S
YarenFri 10:12 PM3153 km1959 miles1702 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiFri 10:12 PM3157 km1962 miles1705 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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