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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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 10' North, Longitude: 155° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.41 meters/second, 1553.1 km/hour, 965.0 miles/hour or 838.6 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' 07.1"0.13 misouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.7"964.87 miwest0° 07' 05.4"8.13 misouth965.19 mi
24 hours11° 23' 35.0"757.04 mieast3° 10' 49.5"218.68 misouth793.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloFri 11:52 PM391 km243 miles211 nmNorth N
WailukuFri 11:52 PM537 km334 miles290 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluFri 11:52 PM630 km392 miles340 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiSat 11:52 PM1598 km993 miles863 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 10:52 PM2632 km1635 miles1421 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandFri 9:52 PM2922 km1815 miles1578 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 10:52 PM3326 km2067 miles1796 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteFri 11:52 PM3780 km2349 miles2041 nmSouth S
Apia *Sat 11:52 PM3781 km2350 miles2042 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSat 9:52 PM3782 km2350 miles2042 nmWest-southwest WSW
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