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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 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 14' North, Longitude: 147° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.27 meters/second, 1552.6 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"964.56 miwest0° 07' 02.9"8.08 misouth964.88 mi
24 hours11° 23' 48.4"757.05 mieast3° 09' 53.6"217.61 misouth793.15 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 PM1224 km760 miles661 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 11:20 PM1918 km1191 miles1035 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayFri 10:20 PM3337 km2074 miles1802 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FranciscoSat 1:20 AM3428 km2130 miles1851 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSat 1:20 AM3531 km2194 miles1906 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandFri 9:20 PM3638 km2261 miles1964 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteFri 11:20 PM3741 km2325 miles2020 nmSouth S
FakaofoSat 10:20 PM3851 km2393 miles2079 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasSat 1:20 AM3886 km2415 miles2098 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSat 2:20 AM3999 km2485 miles2159 nmEast-northeast ENE
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