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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 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 09' North
Longitude: 157° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.45 meters/second, 1553.2 km/hour, 965.1 miles/hour or 838.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.09 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.13 misouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.0"964.97 miwest0° 07' 06.1"8.14 misouth965.29 mi
24 hours11° 23' 30.8"757.04 mieast3° 11' 07.0"219.01 misouth793.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloSat 12:02 AM481 km299 miles260 nmNortheast NE
WailukuSat 12:02 AM539 km335 miles291 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluSat 12:02 AM572 km355 miles309 nmNorth N
KiritimatiSun 12:02 AM1580 km982 miles853 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 11:02 PM2423 km1505 miles1308 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandFri 10:02 PM2713 km1686 miles1465 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 11:02 PM3191 km1983 miles1723 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSat 10:02 PM3528 km2192 miles1905 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSat 10:02 PM3602 km2238 miles1945 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 12:02 AM3659 km2274 miles1976 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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