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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 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 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° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.75 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"952.12 miwest0° 05' 07.7"5.88 misouth952.37 mi
24 hours11° 33' 09.1"757.83 mieast2° 26' 53.6"168.36 misouth781.35 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 PM1081 km672 miles584 nmNorth N
Wake IslandFri 10:42 PM1549 km962 miles836 nmWest W
MajuroFri 10:42 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 10:42 PM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmSouth S
TarawaFri 10:42 PM2099 km1304 miles1134 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluFri 12:42 AM2199 km1367 miles1188 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenFri 10:42 PM2632 km1636 miles1421 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 9:42 PM2819 km1752 miles1522 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 12:42 AM2969 km1845 miles1603 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiFri 10:42 PM2999 km1864 miles1620 nmSouth S
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