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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 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 58' North, Longitude: 145° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.89 meters/second, 1576.4 km/hour, 979.5 miles/hour or 851.2 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' 44.1"979.36 miwest0° 08' 50.0"10.12 misouth979.70 mi
24 hours11° 14' 26.1"757.74 mieast3° 48' 32.1"261.80 misouth806.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMidnight Sat-Sun1600 km994 miles864 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiMidnight Sun-Mon1787 km1110 miles965 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteMidnight Sat-Sun3403 km2114 miles1837 nmSouth S
San FranciscoSun 2:00 AM3579 km2224 miles1932 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSun 2:00 AM3615 km2246 miles1952 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandSat 10:00 PM3692 km2294 miles1994 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwaySat 11:00 PM3704 km2301 miles2000 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSun 11:00 PM3763 km2338 miles2032 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasSun 2:00 AM3977 km2471 miles2147 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSun 3:00 AM3992 km2480 miles2155 nmEast-northeast ENE
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