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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 10:30:00 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 10:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 06' North, Longitude: 164° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.57 meters/second, 1553.6 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"965.17 miWest0° 07' 08.2"8.18 miSouth965.49 mi
24 hours11° 23' 19.4"756.98 miEast3° 11' 53.8"219.89 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 12:30 AM885 km550 miles478 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSun 12:30 AM1745 km1085 miles942 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayFri 11:30 PM1905 km1184 miles1029 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandFri 10:30 PM2215 km1377 miles1196 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSat 10:30 PM2838 km1764 miles1533 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 11:30 PM2919 km1814 miles1576 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaSat 10:30 PM2981 km1852 miles1609 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandSat 10:30 PM3108 km1931 miles1678 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 10:30 PM3279 km2038 miles1771 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Sun 12:30 AM3413 km2121 miles1843 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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