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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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' North, Longitude: 152° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.36 meters/second, 1552.9 km/hour, 964.9 miles/hour or 838.5 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' 18.6"964.77 miwest0° 07' 04.6"8.11 misouth965.09 mi
24 hours11° 23' 39.1"757.05 mieast3° 10' 32.1"218.34 misouth793.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloFri 11:42 PM454 km282 miles245 nmNorth-northwest NNW
WailukuFri 11:42 PM646 km401 miles349 nmNorthwest NW
HonoluluFri 11:42 PM773 km481 miles418 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiSat 11:42 PM1658 km1030 miles895 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayFri 10:42 PM2848 km1769 miles1538 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandFri 9:42 PM3138 km1950 miles1695 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 10:42 PM3476 km2160 miles1877 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteFri 11:42 PM3747 km2329 miles2023 nmSouth S
San FranciscoSat 1:42 AM3822 km2375 miles2064 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Sat 11:42 PM3918 km2435 miles2116 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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