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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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 57' North
Longitude: 148° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.94 meters/second, 1576.6 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.33 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.2"979.54 miwest0° 08' 50.9"10.14 misouth979.88 mi
24 hours11° 14' 22.6"757.81 mieast3° 48' 47.3"262.11 misouth806.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSun 12:10 AM1378 km856 miles744 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiMon 12:10 AM1582 km983 miles854 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSun 12:10 AM3374 km2097 miles1822 nmSouth S
Baker IslandSat 10:10 PM3419 km2124 miles1846 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwaySat 11:10 PM3460 km2150 miles1868 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSun 11:10 PM3542 km2201 miles1912 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoSun 2:10 AM3757 km2335 miles2029 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSun 2:10 AM3828 km2378 miles2067 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Mon 12:10 AM3937 km2446 miles2126 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSun 12:10 AM3985 km2476 miles2152 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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