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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 10:10:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 08' North, Longitude: 159° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.48 meters/second, 1553.3 km/hour, 965.2 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"0.14 miSouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.1"964.97 miWest0° 07' 06.6"8.15 miSouth965.29 mi
24 hours11° 23' 27.8"756.99 miEast3° 11' 19.0"219.22 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
HonoluluSat 12:10 AM595 km370 miles321 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HiloSat 12:10 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNortheast NE
WailukuSat 12:10 AM607 km377 miles328 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiSun 12:10 AM1594 km991 miles861 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 11:10 PM2283 km1418 miles1233 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandFri 10:10 PM2576 km1601 miles1391 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 11:10 PM3109 km1932 miles1679 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSat 10:10 PM3354 km2084 miles1811 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSat 10:10 PM3440 km2137 miles1857 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 12:10 AM3584 km2227 miles1935 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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