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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 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 32' North
Longitude: 176° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.72 meters/second, 1532.6 km/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.5 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' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.3"952.11 miwest0° 05' 06.9"5.86 misouth952.37 mi
24 hours11° 33' 12.5"757.89 mieast2° 26' 35.6"168.03 misouth781.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayThu 11:32 PM1075 km668 miles581 nmNorth N
Wake IslandFri 10:32 PM1774 km1103 miles958 nmWest W
MajuroFri 10:32 PM1832 km1138 miles989 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluFri 12:32 AM1977 km1228 miles1068 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandThu 10:32 PM2029 km1260 miles1095 nmSouth S
TarawaFri 10:32 PM2212 km1375 miles1195 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 10:32 PM2780 km1728 miles1501 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSat 12:32 AM2790 km1734 miles1506 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiFri 10:32 PM3028 km1882 miles1635 nmSouth S
PalikirFri 9:32 PM3029 km1882 miles1635 nmWest-southwest WSW
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