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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: 100%
Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 09:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 03' North
Longitude: 138° 34' 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"979.14 miwest0° 08' 48.2"10.09 misouth979.48 mi
24 hours11° 14' 35.3"757.75 mieast3° 47' 52.4"261.06 misouth806.41 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 PM2244 km1394 miles1212 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSun 11:30 PM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesSun 1:30 AM3104 km1928 miles1676 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoSun 1:30 AM3173 km1971 miles1713 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 2:30 AM3358 km2087 miles1813 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasSun 1:30 AM3468 km2155 miles1872 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSun 2:30 AM3509 km2181 miles1895 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteSat 11:30 PM3591 km2232 miles1939 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salt Lake CitySun 2:30 AM4025 km2501 miles2173 nmNortheast NE
SeattleSun 1:30 AM4120 km2560 miles2225 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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