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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 10:28:00 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 10:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 54' North, Longitude: 152° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.01 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"979.64 miWest0° 08' 52.0"10.16 miSouth979.98 mi
24 hours11° 14' 17.3"757.79 miEast3° 49' 10.5"262.53 miSouth806.88 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 AM1100 km683 miles594 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiMon 12:28 AM1339 km832 miles723 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSat 10:28 PM3012 km1871 miles1626 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwaySat 11:28 PM3101 km1927 miles1674 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSun 11:28 PM3227 km2005 miles1742 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSun 12:28 AM3380 km2100 miles1825 nmSouth S
Apia *Mon 12:28 AM3652 km2269 miles1972 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSun 12:28 AM3862 km2400 miles2086 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSun 10:28 PM3939 km2448 miles2127 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSun 10:28 PM4025 km2501 miles2173 nmWest W

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