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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 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 14' North, Longitude: 147° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.26 meters/second, 1552.5 km/hour, 964.7 miles/hour or 838.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.08 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 misouth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.3"964.48 miwest0° 07' 02.8"8.08 misouth964.80 mi
24 hours11° 23' 48.8"757.00 mieast3° 09' 51.6"217.56 misouth793.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 11:20 PM1249 km776 miles674 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 11:20 PM1934 km1202 miles1045 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayFri 10:20 PM3362 km2089 miles1816 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FranciscoSat 1:20 AM3409 km2118 miles1841 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSat 1:20 AM3508 km2180 miles1894 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandFri 9:20 PM3664 km2277 miles1979 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteFri 11:20 PM3743 km2326 miles2021 nmSouth S
Las VegasSat 1:20 AM3864 km2401 miles2086 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoSat 10:20 PM3871 km2405 miles2090 nmSouthwest SW
HermosilloSat 2:20 AM3973 km2469 miles2145 nmEast-northeast ENE
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