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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 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 00' North, Longitude: 142° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.83 meters/second, 1576.2 km/hour, 979.4 miles/hour or 851.1 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' 43.7"979.30 miwest0° 08' 49.3"10.11 misouth979.64 mi
24 hours11° 14' 30.1"757.78 mieast3° 48' 14.4"261.48 misouth806.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 11:46 PM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSun 11:46 PM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesSun 1:46 AM3378 km2099 miles1824 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoSun 1:46 AM3386 km2104 miles1828 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteSat 11:46 PM3467 km2154 miles1872 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HermosilloSun 2:46 AM3705 km2302 miles2001 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasSun 1:46 AM3742 km2325 miles2021 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSun 2:46 AM3820 km2374 miles2063 nmNortheast NE
MidwaySat 10:46 PM3991 km2480 miles2155 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSat 9:46 PM4013 km2494 miles2167 nmWest-southwest WSW
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