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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 10:30:00 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 10:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 54' North, Longitude: 152° 50' 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"979.66 miWest0° 08' 52.0"10.16 miSouth980.00 mi
24 hours11° 14' 16.6"757.79 miEast3° 49' 13.1"262.58 miSouth806.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSun 12:30 AM1074 km667 miles580 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiMon 12:30 AM1317 km819 miles711 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSat 10:30 PM2964 km1842 miles1601 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwaySat 11:30 PM3059 km1901 miles1652 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSun 11:30 PM3192 km1984 miles1724 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSun 12:30 AM3385 km2103 miles1828 nmSouth S
Apia *Mon 12:30 AM3620 km2250 miles1955 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSun 12:30 AM3851 km2393 miles2079 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSun 10:30 PM3897 km2421 miles2104 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSun 10:30 PM3973 km2469 miles2145 nmWest W

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