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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 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 60' North
Longitude: 176° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.79 meters/second, 1554.5 km/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.10 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 31' 20.4"965.74 miwest0° 07' 12.2"8.26 misouth966.07 mi
24 hours11° 22' 58.2"757.02 mieast3° 13' 22.2"221.59 misouth794.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwaySat 12:20 AM1355 km842 miles732 nmNorth N
MajuroSat 11:20 PM1652 km1026 miles892 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 11:20 PM1748 km1086 miles944 nmSouth S
Wake IslandSat 11:20 PM1815 km1128 miles980 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaSat 11:20 PM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluSat 1:20 AM2060 km1280 miles1112 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenSat 11:20 PM2575 km1600 miles1390 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSun 1:20 AM2627 km1632 miles1418 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiSat 11:20 PM2750 km1709 miles1485 nmSouth S
FakaofoSun 12:20 AM2866 km1781 miles1548 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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