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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 = Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 9:20:00 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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Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 04' North, Longitude: 135° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.71 meters/second, 1575.8 km/hour, 979.1 miles/hour or 850.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.32 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miSouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.4"978.96 miWest0° 08' 47.5"10.07 miSouth979.30 mi
24 hours11° 14' 38.9"757.68 miEast3° 47' 37.2"260.75 miSouth806.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 11:20 PM2506 km1557 miles1353 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSun 11:20 PM2669 km1659 miles1441 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesSun 1:20 AM2928 km1820 miles1581 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoSun 1:20 AM3046 km1893 miles1645 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 2:20 AM3126 km1942 miles1688 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasSun 1:20 AM3290 km2044 miles1776 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSun 2:20 AM3304 km2053 miles1784 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteSat 11:20 PM3704 km2302 miles2000 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salt Lake CitySun 2:20 AM3857 km2397 miles2083 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CitySun 3:20 AM3982 km2474 miles2150 nmEast-northeast ENE

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