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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: 99%

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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 17' North, Longitude: 140° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.14 meters/second, 1552.1 km/hour, 964.4 miles/hour or 838.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.07 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 misouth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 31' 17.8"964.28 miwest0° 07' 00.5"8.03 misouth964.60 mi
24 hours11° 24' 00.1"757.06 mieast3° 09' 04.5"216.67 misouth792.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 10:52 PM1884 km1171 miles1017 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 10:52 PM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoSat 12:52 AM2983 km1854 miles1611 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesSat 12:52 AM2990 km1858 miles1615 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasSat 12:52 AM3354 km2084 miles1811 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSat 1:52 AM3360 km2088 miles1814 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixSat 1:52 AM3448 km2142 miles1862 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteFri 10:52 PM3863 km2400 miles2086 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SeattleSat 12:52 AM3864 km2401 miles2087 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Salt Lake CitySat 1:52 AM3885 km2414 miles2098 nmNortheast NE
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