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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 10:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 54' North, Longitude: 152° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.02 meters/second, 1576.9 km/hour, 979.8 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' 44.4"979.72 miwest0° 08' 52.0"10.16 misouth980.06 mi
24 hours11° 14' 17.0"757.84 mieast3° 49' 11.9"262.58 misouth806.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSun 12:28 AM1085 km674 miles586 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiMon 12:28 AM1327 km824 miles716 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSat 10:28 PM2985 km1855 miles1612 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwaySat 11:28 PM3077 km1912 miles1662 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSun 11:28 PM3210 km1995 miles1733 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSun 12:28 AM3383 km2102 miles1826 nmSouth S
Apia *Mon 12:28 AM3634 km2258 miles1962 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSun 12:28 AM3856 km2396 miles2082 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSun 10:28 PM3914 km2432 miles2113 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSun 10:28 PM3998 km2484 miles2159 nmWest-southwest WSW
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