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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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 59' North
Longitude: 143° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.86 meters/second, 1576.3 km/hour, 979.5 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 misouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.8"979.36 miwest0° 08' 49.7"10.12 misouth979.70 mi
24 hours11° 14' 28.2"757.79 mieast3° 48' 22.7"261.64 misouth806.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 11:52 PM1746 km1085 miles943 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiSun 11:52 PM1925 km1196 miles1040 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSat 11:52 PM3433 km2133 miles1854 nmSouth S
San FranciscoSun 1:52 AM3474 km2159 miles1876 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSun 1:52 AM3487 km2167 miles1883 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSun 2:52 AM3838 km2385 miles2072 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasSun 1:52 AM3850 km2393 miles2079 nmNortheast NE
MidwaySat 10:52 PM3857 km2396 miles2082 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSat 9:52 PM3863 km2401 miles2086 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 10:52 PM3905 km2426 miles2108 nmSouthwest SW
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