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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 10:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 05' North, Longitude: 166° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.61 meters/second, 1553.8 km/hour, 965.5 miles/hour or 839.0 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' 19.7"965.33 miwest0° 07' 09.0"8.20 misouth965.65 mi
24 hours11° 23' 15.6"757.03 mieast3° 12' 09.5"220.20 misouth793.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 12:38 AM1073 km667 miles579 nmNortheast NE
MidwayFri 11:38 PM1753 km1089 miles947 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiSun 12:38 AM1861 km1157 miles1005 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandFri 10:38 PM2075 km1290 miles1121 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSat 10:38 PM2630 km1634 miles1420 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSat 10:38 PM2780 km1727 miles1501 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 11:38 PM2864 km1779 miles1546 nmSouth S
Wake IslandSat 10:38 PM2876 km1787 miles1553 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 10:38 PM3147 km1956 miles1699 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Sun 12:38 AM3360 km2088 miles1814 nmSouth S
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