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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 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 07' North, Longitude: 162° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.54 meters/second, 1553.5 km/hour, 965.3 miles/hour or 838.8 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' 19.3"965.17 miwest0° 07' 07.7"8.17 misouth965.49 mi
24 hours11° 23' 22.3"757.04 mieast3° 11' 41.9"219.67 misouth793.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 12:22 AM759 km472 miles410 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSun 12:22 AM1676 km1041 miles905 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayFri 11:22 PM2030 km1261 miles1096 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandFri 10:22 PM2332 km1449 miles1259 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 11:22 PM2976 km1849 miles1607 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSat 10:22 PM3025 km1880 miles1634 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSat 10:22 PM3136 km1949 miles1693 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandSat 10:22 PM3282 km2040 miles1772 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 10:22 PM3385 km2103 miles1828 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Sun 12:22 AM3464 km2152 miles1870 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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