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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 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 29' North, Longitude: 176° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.83 meters/second, 1533.0 km/hour, 952.6 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' 56.8"952.36 miwest0° 05' 09.5"5.92 misouth952.61 mi
24 hours348° 26' 59.0"757.87 miwest2° 27' 36.4"169.19 misouth781.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandFri 11:02 PM1012 km629 miles547 nmWest W
MidwayFri 12:02 AM1260 km783 miles680 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroFri 11:02 PM1368 km850 miles738 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaFri 11:02 PM1921 km1194 miles1037 nmSouth S
Baker IslandThu 11:02 PM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 11:02 PM2338 km1453 miles1262 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirFri 10:02 PM2338 km1453 miles1263 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluFri 1:02 AM2729 km1696 miles1474 nmEast E
FunafutiFri 11:02 PM3005 km1867 miles1623 nmSouth S
FakaofoSat 12:02 AM3375 km2097 miles1823 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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