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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 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 55' North, Longitude: 150° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.98 meters/second, 1576.7 km/hour, 979.7 miles/hour or 851.4 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' 44.3"979.64 miwest0° 08' 51.4"10.15 misouth979.98 mi
24 hours11° 14' 19.4"757.83 mieast3° 49' 01.1"262.37 misouth806.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSun 12:20 AM1202 km747 miles649 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiMon 12:20 AM1426 km886 miles770 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSat 10:20 PM3176 km1974 miles1715 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwaySat 11:20 PM3245 km2017 miles1752 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSun 11:20 PM3353 km2083 miles1810 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSun 12:20 AM3370 km2094 miles1820 nmSouth S
Apia *Mon 12:20 AM3764 km2339 miles2032 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSun 12:20 AM3907 km2427 miles2109 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San FranciscoSun 2:20 AM3926 km2440 miles2120 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSun 2:20 AM4025 km2501 miles2173 nmNortheast NE
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