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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 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 31' North, Longitude: 178° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.76 meters/second, 1532.7 km/hour, 952.4 miles/hour or 827.6 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' 56.4"952.19 miwest0° 05' 07.8"5.88 misouth952.45 mi
24 hours11° 33' 08.8"757.89 mieast2° 26' 55.8"168.42 misouth781.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayThu 11:42 PM1085 km674 miles586 nmNorth N
Wake IslandFri 10:42 PM1520 km945 miles821 nmWest W
MajuroFri 10:42 PM1650 km1025 miles891 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 10:42 PM2045 km1271 miles1104 nmSouth S
TarawaFri 10:42 PM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluFri 12:42 AM2227 km1384 miles1203 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenFri 10:42 PM2615 km1625 miles1412 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 9:42 PM2793 km1735 miles1508 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 12:42 AM2992 km1859 miles1616 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiFri 10:42 PM2997 km1862 miles1618 nmSouth S
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