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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 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 03' North
Longitude: 169° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.67 meters/second, 1554.0 km/hour, 965.6 miles/hour or 839.1 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' 19.9"965.46 miwest0° 07' 10.0"8.22 misouth965.79 mi
24 hours11° 23' 09.9"757.03 mieast3° 12' 33.9"220.67 misouth793.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 12:52 AM1388 km863 miles750 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayFri 11:52 PM1555 km966 miles840 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandFri 10:52 PM1901 km1181 miles1026 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiSun 12:52 AM2082 km1293 miles1124 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroSat 10:52 PM2291 km1423 miles1237 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSat 10:52 PM2485 km1544 miles1342 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 10:52 PM2521 km1567 miles1361 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSat 11:52 PM2816 km1749 miles1520 nmSouth S
FunafutiSat 10:52 PM2974 km1848 miles1606 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSat 10:52 PM3147 km1956 miles1699 nmWest-southwest WSW
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