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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 9:30:00 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: 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 09:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 03' North, Longitude: 138° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.76 meters/second, 1575.9 km/hour, 979.2 miles/hour or 850.9 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' 43.6"979.06 miWest0° 08' 48.2"10.09 miSouth979.40 mi
24 hours11° 14' 35.6"757.70 miEast3° 47' 50.9"261.02 miSouth806.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 11:30 PM2270 km1411 miles1226 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSun 11:30 PM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesSun 1:30 AM3085 km1917 miles1666 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoSun 1:30 AM3159 km1963 miles1706 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 2:30 AM3334 km2072 miles1800 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasSun 1:30 AM3449 km2143 miles1862 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSun 2:30 AM3488 km2168 miles1884 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteSat 11:30 PM3602 km2238 miles1945 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salt Lake CitySun 2:30 AM4008 km2490 miles2164 nmNortheast NE
SeattleSun 1:30 AM4110 km2554 miles2219 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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