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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 09:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 01' North, Longitude: 140° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.80 meters/second, 1576.1 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 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"979.22 miwest0° 08' 48.8"10.10 misouth979.56 mi
24 hours11° 14' 32.7"757.76 mieast3° 48' 03.4"261.27 misouth806.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 11:38 PM2059 km1279 miles1112 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSun 11:38 PM2228 km1384 miles1203 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesSun 1:38 AM3238 km2012 miles1748 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoSun 1:38 AM3276 km2035 miles1769 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteSat 11:38 PM3523 km2189 miles1902 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HermosilloSun 2:38 AM3530 km2194 miles1906 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasSun 1:38 AM3603 km2238 miles1945 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSun 2:38 AM3663 km2276 miles1978 nmNortheast NE
Salt Lake CitySun 2:38 AM4150 km2579 miles2241 nmNortheast NE
MidwaySat 10:38 PM4172 km2592 miles2253 nmWest-northwest WNW
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