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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 9:52:00 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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 60' North, Longitude: 143° 37' 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 miSouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.8"979.28 miWest0° 08' 49.6"10.11 miSouth979.62 mi
24 hours11° 14' 28.6"757.73 miEast3° 48' 21.2"261.59 miSouth806.54 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 PM1771 km1100 miles956 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSun 11:52 PM1948 km1211 miles1052 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSat 11:52 PM3439 km2137 miles1857 nmSouth S
San FranciscoSun 1:52 AM3459 km2149 miles1868 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesSun 1:52 AM3466 km2154 miles1872 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSun 2:52 AM3815 km2370 miles2060 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasSun 1:52 AM3830 km2380 miles2068 nmNortheast NE
MidwaySat 10:52 PM3882 km2412 miles2096 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSat 9:52 PM3891 km2418 miles2101 nmWest-southwest WSW
PhoenixSun 2:52 AM3917 km2434 miles2115 nmNortheast NE

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