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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 10:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 06' North, Longitude: 164° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.57 meters/second, 1553.7 km/hour, 965.4 miles/hour or 838.9 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' 19.4"965.25 miwest0° 07' 08.3"8.18 misouth965.57 mi
24 hours11° 23' 19.0"757.03 mieast3° 11' 55.8"219.94 misouth793.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 12:30 AM907 km563 miles489 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSun 12:30 AM1758 km1093 miles949 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayFri 11:30 PM1886 km1172 miles1018 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandFri 10:30 PM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSat 10:30 PM2827 km1756 miles1526 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 11:30 PM2913 km1810 miles1573 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaSat 10:30 PM2956 km1837 miles1596 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandSat 10:30 PM3079 km1913 miles1663 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 10:30 PM3261 km2026 miles1761 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Sun 12:30 AM3406 km2116 miles1839 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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