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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 10:52:00 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 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 03' North, Longitude: 169° 32' 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"965.39 miWest0° 07' 10.0"8.21 miSouth965.71 mi
24 hours11° 23' 10.2"756.98 miEast3° 12' 31.9"220.61 miSouth793.91 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 AM1362 km846 miles736 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayFri 11:52 PM1569 km975 miles847 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandFri 10:52 PM1912 km1188 miles1033 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiSun 12:52 AM2062 km1282 miles1114 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroSat 10:52 PM2303 km1431 miles1243 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSat 10:52 PM2508 km1558 miles1354 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 10:52 PM2550 km1584 miles1377 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSat 11:52 PM2817 km1750 miles1521 nmSouth S
FunafutiSat 10:52 PM2988 km1857 miles1613 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSat 10:52 PM3172 km1971 miles1713 nmWest-southwest WSW

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