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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 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 30' North, Longitude: 178° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.79 meters/second, 1532.9 km/hour, 952.5 miles/hour or 827.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.88 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.6"952.27 miwest0° 05' 08.7"5.90 misouth952.53 mi
24 hours348° 26' 55.0"757.88 miwest2° 27' 16.1"168.80 misouth781.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayThu 11:52 PM1149 km714 miles621 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Wake IslandFri 10:52 PM1266 km787 miles684 nmWest W
MajuroFri 10:52 PM1493 km928 miles806 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaFri 10:52 PM1988 km1235 miles1074 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 10:52 PM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 10:52 PM2466 km1532 miles1331 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluFri 12:52 AM2478 km1540 miles1338 nmEast E
PalikirFri 9:52 PM2562 km1592 miles1384 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 10:52 PM2989 km1858 miles1614 nmSouth S
KiritimatiSat 12:52 AM3204 km1991 miles1730 nmEast-southeast ESE
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